Chery Kang Biography
Chery Kang is a Korean-born Asian correspondent who is currently working at CNBC Hong Kong-based bureau. She covers the Asia-Pacific business news across all CNBC programming.
Chery Kang Career
Over the years, she has covered a number of the region’s biggest news events such as; the impeachment of former South Korean President Park Geun-hye, the arrest of Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn scandal in 2018, the 2019 Hong Kong protests, 2017 South Korean Presidential election, Trump-Kim Summits in Singapore and Hanoi, and the 2017 North Korea missile crisis.
In addition, she has had the privilege to interview a number of South Korea’s influential leaders like; Finance Hong Nam-ki, Kakao Bank CEO Yun Ho-young, Minister of Economy, and has covered some of the country’s biggest unicorns such as Yanolja and Kurly Corporation.
Furthermore, she also fronts K-Beat which is a CNBC weekly segment that headlines trends, issues, and ongoing debates in South Korea with the goal of giving viewers greater insight into Korean, politics, business, and culture.
Previously, she worked at Arirang TV in Seoul where she served as a prime-time anchor in charge of setting the day’s agenda for viewers. She has been in the journalism business for more than ten years and other the years, she has covered daily market news and in-depth reports throughout her career with SBS-CNBC and Arirang TV.
While she worked at Arirang TV, she served as the presidential correspondent covering major events such as Nuclear Security Summit and the G20 Summit, Davos Forum. In addition, while working at SBS CNBC, she has interviewed a number of business leaders and CEOs in and outside of Korea such as CEO of Oracle Corporation Mark Hurd and former Bank of Korea Governor Kim Choong-soo.
Furthermore, she has hosted and produced Korea Report which is a monthly news magazine on the Korean economy. She attended HKUST-NYU where she graduated in 2018, Stern Masters of Science in Global Finance. She also attended Ewha Woman’s University in Seoul where she graduated with a degree in International Studies. In addition, she is also eloquent in Korean and English.
Chery Kang Salary
Kang earns a salary of about $47,000-$120,000.
Chery Kang Net Worth
Kang has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $7 Million which she has earned through her career as a correspondent.
Chery Kang Age
Kang likes to keep her personal life private hence she has not disclosed her age. However, this information will be updated when available.
Chery Kang Height and Weight
Kang stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall. However, information about her weight will be updated when available.
Chery Kang Family
Kang likes to keep her personal life private hence she has neither disclosed the names of her parent nor those of her siblings. However, this information will be updated when available.
Chery Kang Husband and Children
Kang has not disclosed her relationship status as she is very private with her personal life. However, this information will be updated when available.