John HanJoo Lee
Co-founder & General Partner of SparkLabs
CEO and Co-founder of Bespin Global
HanJoo Lee is a Serial Entrepreneur and a startup investor. He is passionate about Cloud, Startups and Global Entrepreneurship.
He co-founded Hostway with his college friends in 1998. HanJoo played active role in Hostway’s growth both in the US as well as internationally. He successfully exited the Hostway US business by selling the majority stake to a private equity firm in the US.
In 2012, he co-founded SparkLabs along with 5 other co-founders. SparkLabs is both an accelerator and a VC.
His latest venture is Bespin Global co-founded in 2015. The company is a cloud managed service provider (MSP) operating in Korea, China and Dubai. It helps mid to large enterprises adopt both private and public cloud services through professional services, managed services and OpsNow, a proprietary multi-cloud management platform. The company has grown to over 850 employees with more than 880 customers.
Lastly, he was born and raised in Korea and he is married with three children. He graduated with a B.A. in Biological Sciences from the University of Chicago.