MBK Partners Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 61
  • Investments
  • 62
  • Portfolio
  • 22
  • Exits
  • 28

MBK Partners General Information


Founded in 2005, MBK Partners is a private equity firm based in Seoul, South Korea. The firm typically acquires companies through management-led buyouts, buys subsidiary businesses through corporate divestitures, partners with strategic buyers, takes publicly listed companies private and purchases and grows companies through add-on acquisitions. The firm has a geographic focus on North Asia - Korea, Japan and Greater China (China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong). They invest in financial services, consumer and retail, and telecommunication and media sectors.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
Primary Investor Type
Primary Office
  • 21-22nd Floor, D Tower D1
  • 17 Jongno 3-gil
  • Seoul, Jongno-gu 03155
  • South Korea
+82 00-0000-0000

MBK Partners Investments (62)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
00000000 00000 15-Feb-2022 00000 00000 00000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing Generating Revenue
0000 00000 24-Dec-2021 0000000000 Buildings and Property Generating Revenue 000 000
00000000 07-Nov-2021 0000000000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
0000000 0000000000 20-Jul-2021 0000000000 00000 Restaurants and Bars Generating Revenue
Car (China) 05-Jul-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private 00.000 Automotive Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 000 00
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MBK Partners Exits (28)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
0000 000000000 000 12-May-2021 000000000000000000 00.00
000 000 000 01-Feb-2020 0000000000 00.000
000 00 29-Apr-2019 000000000000000000 000.00
000000 0000 000000 01-Feb-2019 000000000000000000 00.000
China Network Systems 01-Dec-2018 Merger/Acquisition
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MBK Partners Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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MBK Partners Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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MBK Partners Team (75)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
In Kyung Lee Chief Financial Officer, Partner & Head, LP Relations Seoul, South Korea
Bryan Min Partner & Chief Operating Officer Seoul, South Korea
Hyosung Tang JD Managing Director & General Counsel Seoul, South Korea
Jason Liu Managing Director & Head of China Beijing, China
Joo Moon Managing Director & Head of Korea for Special Situations Seoul, South Korea
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