Ji Yeong Chu is the Chief Operating Officer and a member of Silverpeak’s Oversight Committee. Prior to joining Silverpeak, Ji Yeong served as 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. She was also a member of the North American investments and asset management teams. Ji Yeong previously worked in Lehman Brothers' Real Estate Investment Banking Group where she participated in a variety of transactions 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 and an M.B.A. from the New York University Stern School of Business.