Jun Ahn serves as the global head of real estate investments at the National Pension Service of the Republic of Korea.  In his current role, Jun is responsible for deploying the fund’s capital towards real estate fund-level and direct investments across the globe.

Prior to joining NPS, Jun was the CEO of Core Value, where he led YIDO’s real estate acquisitions, operations & management business . He has also served as the head of the Alternative Investment Banking Group at Samsung Securities in Seoul, and as a Director at RBC Capital Markets, Wells Fargo Securities, and RBS Capital Markets in Hong Kong and Singapore. He began his career at Samsung Life as part of the firm’s initial forays into real estate direct investments.

Jun graduated from the MPS program in Real Estate at Cornell in 2000. He has two sons who are hotelies: Hyung ’22 and Chul ’24