Daegun Hur

Chief Executive Officer

Daegun Hur is the Chief Executive Officer of UBASE Inc. and started as a pioneer in differentiating best practices of the Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) industry by putting infrastructure, technology and people as a focus matrix in the market.

With his tremendous efforts and experiences, he played a leading role in the transition of a domestic cost-oriented BPO environment to a quality-oriented one with technology, automation and optimization at the forefront of his strategy. With these achievements he has won the Bronze Medal by the Industrial Effort for Job Creation award from the Ministry of Employment and Labor of Korea.

Prior to UBASE, Daegun worked for the global consulting firms Deloitte, PwC and Andersen Consulting. His main responsibilities focused on direct management for subsidiary companies, leading the stabilisation of the Korean market by proposing the domestic offshore outsourcing of global companies, and expanding the entry of various global companies into Korea.

Today, Daegun is leading the growth of the Global BPO industry in Asia by designing customer experiences that fit the changing consumer and technology environment of various industries and services.

Being raised by a family of educators, Daegun holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business at Creighton University (OMAHA) and graduated with a Master’s Degree at the University of Illinois with an Academic Excellence Award.