Hogi Hyun

Founder/ Director

Hogi founded Abacus Capital in 1995 and is currently the Managing Director overseeing all investment and advisory activities. Abacus Capital is an investment, asset management and advisory group headquartered in Singapore with operations in Indonesia and affiliates in Southeast Asia.

Prior to Abacus Capital, Hogi was the Managing Director of Bankers Trust Company in Singapore where he established and managed its corporate finance, risk management and investment management businesses for Southeast Asia. While in Singapore, Hogi conceived and ran the Bankers Trust Regional Currency Funds and Global Guaranteed Funds. Before moving to Singapore, Hogi was based in Bankers Trust Company's offices in New York, London and Hong Kong, where he established its Capital Markets Division for Southeast Asia. Hogi has been a member of the Investment Panel of The Enterprise Challenge, a venture fund backed by the Singapore Prime Minister's Office; a member of the Board of Directors of the Singapore Civil Service College; and a member of the Board of Directors of the Singapore National Library Board.

Hogi graduated Magna cum laude from Yale University in 1985 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in East Asian Studies. He studied at the Beijing Foreign Languages Institute and Fudan University in Shanghai.  He holds a Grand Diplôme from La Varenne Ecole de Cuisine in Paris and the Diplôme Universitaire d'Aptitude à la Dégustation des vins in oenology from the University of Bordeaux.