Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
David Lim is one of the co-founders of Noul and oversees all management and finances related to the business as the CEO. He is leading the company with a mission to grow Noul into a global leader in the bio-healthcare industry that also creates impact and contributes to the society. Before founding Noul, he worked as a venture capitalist in the bio-healthcare industry for about 10 years and served as the director of product development and technical sales at MGB (Samsung Medison Endoscopy department). David graduated from Seoul National University with a degree in electrical and computer engineering.
Steve Lee Ph.D.
Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Officer
Steve Lee is one of the founding members of Noul and oversees all R&D of the company as the CEO. He is leading Noul’s future research with a mission to develop sustainable and novel innovations that tackle global challenges that threaten human health and life. Before Noul, Steve taught in Malawi, Africa as a professor and at Korea University as a research professor, then worked at Seoul National University as a researcher. Steve graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago with a PhD in biomedical engineering.
Co-Founder & Chief Legal Officer, Attorney
Attorney Peter Kim is one of the founding members of Noul. His role involves overseeing the company’s legal and regulatory issues, patents, and compliance. He joined Noul to pursue a meaningful career where his work can benefit a large community of people. Before starting Noul, Peter was a researcher at LG Electronics, then an attorney at KT corp., one of the largest telecommunications company in Korea. Peter graduated from Seoul National University with a masters in electrical and computer engineering, then graduated from Jeju University law school.
Chief Sustainability Officer
Justin Ahn as the CSO (Chief Sustainability Officer) oversees Noul’s cultural, technical, and environmental sustainability. Justin joined Noul to grow it into a sustainable company that meets global standards. He is an expert in the topic of sustainability and was the first acting CSO in Korea. Before joining Noul, Justin worked at Posco Research Institute, British Standards Institution, and Slowalk. Justin graduated with a masters degree from Seoul National University Graduate School of Environment.
Jae Choi Ph.D.
Chief Technology Officer
Jae Choi as the CTO directs the research & development at Noul. Based on his deep and diverse experiences and insights, he serves as the conductor (as of an orchestra) of innovative and integrative technology development. Before joining Noul, Jae worked as a research scientist at A*STAR SIgN, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology and Whitehead Institute. Most recently, he was the R&D director of MiCo BioMed Co.,Ltd. Jae Choi graduated from MIT with a Ph.D. in Nanomechanics and Biomaterials.
Young Shin Ph.D.
Co-Founder & Head of AI Lab
Young, one of the co-founders of Noul, directs all R&D related to Artificial Intelligence technology. Young has built his expertise in computer vision, imaging, and AI for the last 15 years, and he joined Noul in hopes to utilize AI technology in a more meaningful way. Before founding Noul, Young served his time at Hyundai Heavy Industries and Samsung. Young graduated from Seoul National University with a Ph.D. in Computer Vision.
Jon Kim heads the marketing department at Noul. Jon has been a marketing professional in the bio-healthcare industry for more than 20 years and will focus on expanding the global outreach of Noul’s innovative technologies and solutions. Before joining Noul, Jon led marketing activities at Samsung Medison, ThermoFisher, and Syntekabio. Jon graduated from the University of Washington in Seattle and received his MBA from Sungkyunkwan University in Korea.
Global Development Director
Chang is a director of Noul’s Switzerland office as well as the director of Global Development, a department that oversees all affairs related to the public sector such as international organizations, national governments, and nonprofit organizations. Chang joined with a mission to grow Noul into a company that contributes to the global society. Before Noul, Chang directed the global compliance department at SAE-A trading, then served at the United Nations POG (Project Office on Governance) directing collaborative projects across more than 60 countries in Asia-Pacific and African region. Chang graduated from University of South California with a Masters in Public Administration (MPA).
Davis oversees production at Noul. With more than 30 years of experiences in Korea’s top companies, Davis is an expert in the areas of domestic and global production and manufacturing. Davis joined Noul to apply Korea’s world leading manufacturing technology to biotechnology and diagnostics device market. Before joining Noul, Davis directed manufacturing and production at Samsung Electronics and Optis. Davis graduated from Hongik University with a degree in mechanical engineering.
Head of Administration
Jinny directs the administration and finances at Noul. Jinny has more than 15 years of experience managing finances and administrative work at a real estate appraisal company. Jinny contributes to Noul’s innovative growth by supporting related operational tasks and resolving roadblocks. Jinny graduated from Sejong University with a degree in Architectural engineering.
Christina Bae Ph.D.
Head of BME Lab
Christina directs the bio-medical engineering department at Noul. Christina joined Noul to contribute to the application of innovative technology in the real world. Before joining Noul, Christina worked as a senior researcher at University of Alabama after finishing her doctorate degrees. Christina graduated from KAIST with a PhD in bio and brain engineering.
Grace Kim Ph.D.
Grace oversees all issues related to quality control, safety, and certification at Noul. Grace is an expert bioengineer with more than 20 years of experiences leading many sizable researches, and she joined Noul because she resonates deeply with Noul’s missions and values. Before joining Noul, Grace served as a research professor at CHA medical university and was a senior researcher at Eyegene Inc. Grace graduated from Seoul National University with a PhD in genetic engineering.
Computer Vision Engineer
Business Development Manager
Manager of Marketing & Administration
Samuel Song Ph.D.