Soo J. Hong, M.B.A.

Soo J. Hong, M.B.A. joined Adverum’s board in March 2022. She has over 22 years of experience with human capital management, executive and leadership development as well as executive and board compensation design and governance. Ms. Hong currently serves as the chief people officer at Sunbit, a financial technology company. Prior to joining Sunbit, she served as the chief people officer at National Veterinary Associates. Ms. Hong has also led people and talent organizations at WeWork and Tinder throughout phases of transformative growth and organizational expansion. In addition to a deep expertise in human capital management, Ms. Hong brings a deep and varied experience in executive and leadership development, as well as executive and Board compensation design and governance. She has been recognized for her analytical, data-driven approach to human resources, being named one of Hot Topic’s Tech HR100, and she received the Tri-State National Diversity Council’s Most Influential Woman of the Year award for her efforts in supporting diversity and leadership of women in the workplace. Ms. Hong earned her B.A. from Wellesley College and her M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.