Sunghyun Hwang currently serves as VP of People & Culture for Kakao Corp, where he has worked since July 2016. Prior, from October 2010 to October 2014, he served as Eng. HRBP at Google Inc., where his responsibility extended across a variety of different departments including HR Strategy, Talent Review process development, Performance Review process, Compensation planning, Org. Development, and Re-organization. Previously, he served as Head of HR for Korea / HRBP for JAPAC Marketing at Google from July 2007 to October 2010. Additionally, he served as Co-founder and Senior Consultant for Linkage Korea from November 2005 to June 2007, as Senior Consultant for Towers Perrin from October 2002 to October 2005, and as HR Manager for Yahoo! from October 1999 to October 2002. He received his Masters in Positive Organization Development from Case Western Reserve University.