Jennifer Kwon Chou is a Managing Director of The Gores Group and Head of Investor Relations, Marketing and Firm Strategy. Ms. Chou has management responsibilities over the firm’s global shareholder relations, capital raising, external communications, and corporate development functions. Since joining Gores in 2010, Ms. Chou has been responsible for raising capital across Gores’ private equity funds and investments. Additionally, she oversees firm strategy and the development of new products and partnerships for the firm.
Prior to joining Gores, Ms. Chou was Director of Investor Relations at Sterling Partners, a multi-billion dollar private equity firm based in Chicago. Prior to Sterling, she worked in capital markets at Lehman Brothers in New York. She began her career at Public Financial Management and the Vanguard Group.
Ms. Chou currently serves as a Board Member of the Boys & Girls Club of Venice, a Los Angeles-based non-profit. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and also received an M.B.A. from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.