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UNC Clean Tech Speaker

Jee Jung

Jee Jung
New Investments Analysis and Advancement Lead


Jee Jung is currently the New Investments Analysis and Advancement Lead at Monsanto. Jee works in identifying external innovation opportunities to accelerate Monsanto’s Biotech R&D pipeline and leads an internal crowdsourcing effort to promote a culture of innovation throughout Monsanto’s Technology organization.


Prior to joining Monsanto, Jee was a Senior Business and Market Analyst at GrassRoots Biotechnology, a startup company focused on gene expression technologies. Jee joined GrassRoots at its inception stage and contributed to the successful exit of the company when it was acquired by Monsanto in 2013.


Jee received his M.B.A. (Biosciences management) and Master of Accounting (Tax strategy) degrees from the Poole College of Management at NC State University and B.A. from New York University.