Class of 2007: Ji Hye Ohn

MBiotech Class of 2007: Ji Hye Ohn
Regulatory Affairs Specialist, Montsanto Korea

As part of the regulatory affairs team in Seoul, South Korea, Ji is responsible for managing the regulatory processes required for safety approval of products that will be introduced into Korea as food, feed and processed products. Ji has championed the Korean food and feed approval for the world’s first genetically modified drought tolerant corn. 

Ji mentions that she has learned three very valuable things through the MBiotech program. First, she was exposed to a diverse range of people working in different areas in the biotech industry, providing her with many networking opportunities and the chance to learn about many kinds of career paths in industry. MBiotech also allowed her to develop teamwork skills, which she feels has turned out to be a critical asset as she learned how to resolve conflicts and create synergy in teams. Finally, through the MBiotech Program, she feels everything she learned about the business of innovation and entrepreneurship of technology has helped her tremendously throughout her career.