Michael Baeg is an Asia Business Development Operating Partner at Formation 8, focusing on South Korea.
Prior to Formation 8, Michael was a business & product manager of the Internet Business Division of On*Media, a media company based in Korea, which was acquired by CJ Group in 2009. At On*Media, he led several projects combining media content with IT, such as IPTV and online video streaming services, and also led new business development in social media and smart devices. After the acquisition, Michael joined A* Partners where he was responsible for the investments and business development in internet and gaming industry. Previously, Michael worked at Entelligent, a leading mobile gaming company in Korea, as a senior software engineer and product manager. Entelligent was acquired by Nexon and changed its name to Nexon Mobile in 2005. Michael began his career as a software engineer at Actoz Soft, a Korean online gaming company which was acquired by Shanda in 2004.
He received a B.S. in Computer Science from POSTECH (Pohang University of Science & Technology).