James Rhyu

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James Rhyu , President of Corporate Strategy, Marketing, and Technology

James Rhyu, President of Corporate Strategy, Marketing, and Technology, joined K12 in June 2013. He has more than 20 years of financial management experience in various global industries.


Rhyu works with leaders across the company to expand the market for K12 and reach new students. He also drives product innovation and improvements in the customer experience that are designed to attract more students to the company’s services, develops the marketing and messaging to support those market expansions, and executes on merger and acquisition opportunities that support K12’s growth strategy. Prior to this role, Rhyu served as K12’s Chief Financial Officer and President of Product and Technology.


Before his tenure at K12, Rhyu served as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer of Match.com, a subsidiary of publicly traded IAC/InterActiveCorp. In those roles, he was responsible for overseeing a broad range of functions, including human resources, legal, information technology and operations, and certain international operations and product development.


Prior to his roles at Match.com, Rhyu was a Senior Vice President of Finance at Dow Jones & Company where he ran the global financial function. Previously, he served for three years as the Corporate Controller of Sirius XM Radio Inc. and its predecessor company, XM Satellite Radio, as well as serving in the same role for Graftech International. Rhyu also spent six years with Ernst & Young LLP in the United States and South America.