Youme Jeon

YouMe Jeon


Culture enthusiast • mother • advocate of green project • believer of social responsibility

YouMe heads BTI Consultants in Korea after successfully launching it in January 2008. With more than 12 years of experience in the business of executive search industry in Korea and Singapore, YouMe is experienced in various roles for an end-to-end delivery of human resource solutions, especially in the financial sector. She worked in Russia and Singapore before finally settling down back in Seoul to head up the BTI office in Korea.

Having counseled a wide range of senior executives of multinational corporations, providing them with strategies for a broad array of initiatives including market entry, recruiting, retention, corporate restructuring related to human resources, YouMe is especially sought after by clients from the Asia financial service industry to consult on high-level management and human resources issues as well as to recruit executive management talent for their operations. She is backed by a strong track record of successes predominantly with CEOs and board members in multi-cultural projects, especially for Hong Kong, Singapore, China, India, UK, US and Korea.

As Asia’s best performer, YouMe won the Kelly Star Awards (The highest Achiever Award) in 2006 and 2007.

YouMe loves learning about new cultures. She is Korean but studied Chinese literature out of her passion for old Chinese philosophy books. She is a big fan of both Chinese and Korean calligraphy and enjoys a diverse range of books especially in personal training, philosophy and psychology. She is also supports many charities and actively promotes the causes in suggesting and initiating Corporate Social Responsibility or Green projects among her staff.

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