Dr. Sam Yul Cho is an Assistant Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship in the Oregon State University College of Business. He earned his Ph.D. from Washington State University and holds an MBA from the Simon School of Business at University of Rochester, an M.A. in economics from Hitotsubashi University, and a B.A. in economics from Sogang University. His research focuses on CEO’s, top management teams and boards of directors. His research has been published in various journals such as the Strategic Management Journal, Research Policy and Journal of Business Research. Prior to joining academia, he worked as a buy-side equity analyst and strategy planner in Tokyo and Seoul for five years.