Author Eryani Yulita Marketing and Communications Manager

JUMBO Consulting Group is pleased to announce a significant leadership transition within its Korea office. Effective, 1st January 2024, Youngbeom Kang will assume the position of Country Managing Director for JUMBO Consulting Group Korea.

Ulrik Bang-Olsen, who has served as the Country Managing Director for Korea since 2021, will be relocating to Denmark in the coming year.

Mr. Kang has played a pivotal role in shaping JUMBO’s growth strategy in Korea, contributing significantly to the team expansion and business development since the beginning of 2022. With an extensive background spanning over 16 years in procurement, negotiation, contract management, and legal advisory matters, Mr. Kang brings valuable insights and expertise to his new leadership role.

In expressing his enthusiasm, Mr. Youngbeom Kang, Country Managing Director for JUMBO Korea, stated:

It has been a great pleasure for me to be part of JUMBO Consulting Group since the beginning of last year, marking  another significant milestone in my professional journey.  I am thrilled to take on the role of Country Managing Director for Korea and am honoured to work alongside such  a strong team with considerable experience and potential.  I am confident that JUMBO’s global growth trajectory will continue, and I look forward to collaborating across borders to contribute to this growth and expand JUMBO’s presence in Korea and Asia – a promising offshore wind market with ambitious targets for the green energy transition.

Ulrik Bang-Olsen, COB, JUMBO Consulting Group, comments:

As I prepare to relocate back to Denmark, I extend my gratitude to the outstanding  individuals – friends, colleagues and valued business partners – who have been integral to our collaborative journey in Korea. The achievements we have realised together underscore the hard work and expertise of our team.  I have complete confidence in Mr. Youngbeom Kang’s leadership to further elevate our presence in Korea. I anticipate witnessing JUMBO’s continued success and contributing to its achievements in new capacities.

JUMBO Consulting Group Korea boasts a unique and experienced team of local contract managers with offshore wind and FIDIC experience. For inquiries on how JUMBO Consulting Group can support projects in Korea, please reach out to Youngbeom Kang at or +82 10 4942 1902.

About JUMBO Consulting Group

Your Solution Provider in Offshore Renewables

JUMBO Consulting Group is a highly experienced and specialised advisory that offers strategic services and project delivery consultancy for offshore wind, offshore transmission systems and energy island projects, covering the entire project lifecycle from early development, procurement, construction to O&M.

Our services are founded on deep sector knowledge and delivery of contractual and commercial solutions within our core disciplines, development services, supply chain development, category-, procurement- and contract management and advisory.

JUMBO Consulting Group is headquartered in Copenhagen (DK) and has offices in Melbourne (AUS), Hamburg (DE), Aberdeen (UK), Warsaw (PL), Madrid (ES), Seoul (KR), Taipei (TW), Singapore (SG) and East Coast (US).

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