Jitaek Chung is the managing partner of Bain's Seoul office and a senior partner with Bain & Company. He leads Bain's Advanced Manufacturing & Services, Consumer Products, Retail and Transformation practices in Korea.
Since joining Bain in 1995, he has worked on a variety of projects for Korean and multi-national companies, financial institutions and the public sector. His extensive experience covers corporate strategy, transformation, globalization, reorganization, M&A strategy, operational excellence and performance improvement.
"A rigorous performance-oriented philosophy is embedded in every aspect of Bain’s work, which leads to practical and outstanding client results."
Jitaek is a co-author of the book titled Sales is Science. He is also a chief editor for the Korean versions of Bain's global publications The Ultimate Question, The Ultimate Question 2.0, Decide and Deliver, Unstoppable and Winning in Turbulence.
Prior to joining Bain, Jitaek worked for Samjong KPMG and Samil PriceWaterhouse Coopers as a CPA.
Jitaek holds a Bachelor's and Master's degree from Seoul National University. He also earned an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.