Ji Yeong Chu is the Chief Operating Officer and a member of Silverpeak’s Executive Leadership Committee. Previously, Ji Yeong was a Principal and Global Head of Financial and Risk Management of Lehman Brothers’ Real Estate Private Equity Group responsible for foreign currency and interest rate hedging, fund financings and capital markets relationships. Prior to joining Lehman Brothers’ Real Estate Private Equity Group in 2004 to focus on North American investments, she worked on a variety of transactions as a member of the Real Estate Investment Banking Group including equity offerings, debt issuance and strategic advisory for public and private real estate companies. Ji Yeong began her financial career in Lehman Brothers’ Structured Finance Group primarily focused on home equity and auto loan asset-backed transactions. Ji Yeong graduated with a B.A. in Statistics and Economics from the University of Chicago in 1995 and an M.B.A. from the New York University Stern School of Business in 2001.