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Yi Kuk

Kuk Yi is the Founding Managing Partner of Best Buy Capital, the minority investment team of Best Buy, the leading global retailer of consumer technology products and services. He is responsible for all investment activities to create a portfolio of opportunities for Best Buy's growth while encouraging the adoption of new technologies, solutions and services for the consumer technology ecosystem. Yi was also a Founding Member of Best Buy's Corporate Development Team when he joined in 2004, and was responsible for supporting strategic transactions, including acquisitions and investments. Prior to Best Buy, Yi was based in Korea as a Senior Investment Manager at Samsung, and a Senior Associate at ABN AMRO Capital. Yi has a BSc from the University of Maryland, College Park, USA. [+]