Jinhwan (Jin) An has been a core member of LG Electronics product management and new business development teams for the last 12 years, working for LG Business Solutions and Home Entertainment in the HQ office in Seoul, Korea. He currently is a member of the LG NOVA Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EIR) team working on new business development with startups.
Before joining the LG NOVA team and while working at LG Business Solutions, Jinhwan led product strategy and product planning for large format commercial displays. In this role, he was responsible for LG’s direct-view LED product strategy and was a leading member of the team that launched the world’s largest LED cinema screen (2020) and LG’s LED display for movie theatres. Through his experience with LG Business Solutions, Jinhwan has worked with many partners, including Walt Disney Studios, Warner Brothers, Universal Pictures, Dolby Laboratories, Cisco Systems, Cinemark, Planar, IMAX, Verizon, SiliconCore and Boeing.
At LG Home Entertainment, Jinhwan worked on new business planning, focusing on digital signage, TV, set-top/media box, tablet, laptop and smart home device product lines.
Prior to LG, Jinhwan served as a system engineer and a product marketing manager at Cisco Systems Korea, where he worked on advanced technology solutions. At Cisco, he led joint-marketing initiatives and global programs for the Korean market with partners such as EMC, NetApp, VMware, HP, IBM, and Intel.
Jinhwan holds a Bachelor in Business Administration and a minor in Broadcasting and Journalism from Sogang University in Seoul, Korea. He is a wine enthusiast with a particular affinity for California wines. Jinhwan lives in the Bay Area with his wife and dogs.
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