We’re a young and talented group of entrepreneurs and engineers with a groundbreaking idea designed to contribute towards a better tomorrow. We provide smart solutions for companies of all sizes and pride ourselves on our unparalleled, dedicated service.

  • Jun. 2020 Grant for startup commercialization from Ministry of SMEs and Startups
  • May. 2020 Technology transfer from KAIST (2 patents)
  • Dec. 2019 Raised pre-Series A funding
  • Jun. 2019 Research grant: TIPS (Accelerator Investment-Driven Tech Incubator Program for Startup)
  • Oct. 2018 Research seed grant from Innopolis Foundation, Ministry of Science and ICT
  • Aug. 2018 Technology transfer from KAIST (4 patents)
  • Jul. 2018 Raised seed investment
  • Jul. 2018 Founded

There are many invisible dangerous substances around our daily life. Our SERS substrate can be used in various fields such as environment, food and diagnostics. Certain targets, which were difficult to identify in conventional Raman analysis, can also be identified through our SERS substrate.

Corporation partners with vendors all around the world and cities to build and operate local greenhouses that cut time, distance, and costs in the market supply chain. Today, the global economy generates 85% more economic value.

Our external advisory board, this year consisting of 24 experts from 20 leading global research organiza- tions, plays a crucial role in assisting us in vetting solutions to ensure that our ve evaluation criteria are upheld. By us- ing a self-contained water heat pump, Energy takes unused thermal energy from existing air-conditioning systems and transfers it to the boilers’ circuit. This new and efficient thermal energy can then be used in showers, pools, and kitchens.


Hyungjoon ParkCEO

Hyung Joon, founding member of PiCO FOUNDRY, has well-balanced background in technology and business. He started his career at Samsung Cheil Industry as a research engineer in 2009 and successfully commercialized Ag paste for PDP and PV cell electrodes. He joined business development team at OCI in 2012 and conducted business analysis, planning and development, focusing on electronic materials.

Yeon Sik JungCTO

Professor at Materials Science and Engineering Department, KAIST

Dr. Yeon Sik Jung is the founder and CTO of Pico Foundry and an associate professor at the Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering of KAIST. His academic and technological expertise includes high-resolution nanofabrication, printable sensing devices, nanopatterned catalysts, and quantum-dot optoelectronic materials. He previously worked for Samsung-Corning Co. Ltd., KIST, and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Seunghee ChoCMO

Heejin GilManager

Woong Jin Ohsenior associate

Si Jin Kimsenior associate

Hong Jun Choiassociate