Cindy Seo came to Johnson to build upon her previous creative and technical experiences with structured learning in business and leadership. After studying environmental design and landscape architecture at University of California, Davis, she began her career in Korea as an architectural engineer at Samsung where she worked on industrial plants, specifically in IT and biotechnology. She has experience in translation and simultaneous interpretation at major Korean corporations such as Hyundai, and comes to Cornell University's Emerging Market Institute with a deep understanding of business cultures, politics, and customs in Korea.
Cindy is passionate about using creativity and innovation to enhance user experience, and is pursuing a career in strategic marketing and branding. In her free time, she enjoys visiting exhibitions and building her own furniture.