Chairman – Sonny Cho

Mr. Cho is currently the Director of Commercial Mortgage for First Financial Inc and also serves on several boards as the Director of the Board of Directors for the Ontario Place Corporation, the President & CEO of Canada Korea Business Council, and the Business Advisor of KIGA Labs. Mr. Cho is responsible for business development and commercial mortgage at the First Financial and assists residential and commercial real estate investors, developers and industrial facility owners. At the CKBC, he is responsible for developing, promoting and operating the organization. The CKBC is Canada’s business, export trade and investment attraction facilitator, catalyst and advocate on Korea.

Prior to First Financial, Mr. Cho was the President of Avantis Inc., a corporate real estate and site selection company assisting international companies. Some of the international clients include Hyundai, Kia, Samsung, Daewoo, Shinhan and LG. He has also worked for Morguard, Cambridge and Davnet and has extensive experience in business development, sales, investments, team building and fundraising.