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Memebox

Memebox is a rapidly-growing, leading e-commerce beauty retailer born in Seoul, currently headquartered in Palo Alto, California.

News and Press

John Backus' PROOF Fund Invests In Fast-Growing Cosmetics Startup

DCInno • Dec. 1, 2016

PROOF, the recently formed investment fund from noted local VCs John Backus, John Burke and Thanasis Delistathis, has invested in rapidly growing cosmetics startup Memebox.

Memebox raises $66M for its e-commerce platform for Korean beauty products

TechCrunch • Aug. 9, 2016

Memebox, an e-commerce company specializing in beauty products from Korea, has closed a significant $65.95 million Series C funding round to fuel further expansion.

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Founders / Key Team

Hyungseok Dino Ha
Hyungseok Dino Ha
CEO & Co-Founder

Prior to Co-Founding Memebox, Hyungseok was the B2B Sales Manager at Ticket Monster (acquired by LivingSocial), a Seoul-based daily deals platform. Before that, he worked as a PR associate at Tom Ford and Versace. Hyungseok is a graduate of the Parsons School of Design.

Alicia Cha
Alicia Cha
Global Strategy Manager

Prior to Memebox, Alicia was a business development associate at Glassmap (acquired by Groupon) and was in the business development team at Formation8. Alicia received her undergraduate degree at the Stanford University.

Jongkwang Kim
Jongkwang Kim
VP of Engineering

Prior to Memebox, Jongkwang was a developer at NCSOFT, SK Communications, and CSquare. He received MS in Computer Science at the Korea University.

Arnold Hur
Arnold Hur
Head of US Operations

Prior to Memebox, Arnold was an analyst at Goldman Sachs and the Boston Consulting Group. His previous experience also includes commerce strategy and business development at Google. Boston College graduate.

Doin Kim
Doin Kim
Head of Greater China & Co-Founder

Korea University graduate