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Queue-it Launches Seoul Office to Support Strategic Growth in South Korea

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Queue-it Seoul office launch

Queue-it, the market leader in virtual waiting room software and services, announced the opening of a new office in Seoul, South Korea.

Apr 30 2024, Copenhagen, Denmark & Seoul, South Korea - Queue-it, the market leader in virtual waiting room software and services, announced the opening of a new office in Seoul, South Korea. This strategic move comes in response to the company's robust growth in the Asia-Pacific region supporting organizations to provide reliable, fair, and transparent digital experiences during peak demand.

The South Korea office is Queue-it’s first in Asia, the second in APAC region and its fourth globally, joining existing offices in Denmark, the United States, and Australia.

The company inaugurated the new Seoul office at a reception event in the Gangnam district on April 26th where leading Korean companies, its technology partner Akamai Technologies Korea, the Danish Ambassador to South Korea, and the Trade Council of Denmark in South Korea joined to celebrate.

Cake cutting

From left: Fu Fei (Director of APAC), Jesper Essendrop (CEO), Svend Olling (the Danish Ambassador to South Korea), Aaron Kim (Korean Country Manager)

Attendees

With the attendees

The event was the culmination event of a week-long tour to the region where Queue-it CEO Jesper Essendrop joined and spoke at several events as a part of delegation program organized around the visit to Tokyo and Seoul by the Danish Minister of Digitalization and Equality, Marie Bjerre.

Marrie Bjerre with Jesper Essendrop

Marrie Bjerre with Jesper Essendrop during the delegation program

The Seoul office will be led by Aaron Kim, former business executive at IBM, HP, PwCC, and Qlik.

“Aaron is an expert in business growth, with notable achievements working with large South Korean corporations across financial and retail sectors. We’re extremely excited to have him onboard to drive continued success in the market,” said Jesper Essendrop, CEO of Queue-it.

“I am happy to take the role of driving Queue-it South Korea’s business growth. Queue-it is the world’s largest and leading digital waiting room provider and I look forward to bringing this momentum to the market with excellent customer service,” said Aaron.

Svend Olling congratulating Aaron Kim

Svend Olling congratulating Aaron Kim

In addition to a congratulatory speech from Svend Olling, the Danish Ambassador to The Republic of Korea, KyungJoon Lee, Country Manager of Akamai Korea, also delivered a celebration speech, marking another milestone in the global partnership of Akamai Technologies and Queue-it. "We sincerely congratulate Queue-it on the launch of its Korean branch, and we look forward to bringing even more value to customers through Akamai’s collaboration with Queue-it," Lee concluded his speech.

KyungJoon Lee giving a speech

KyungJoon Lee giving a speech

Queue-it looks forward to accelerating growth in South Korea to drive digital trust via transparent, fair, and reliable online experiences when organizations experience peak demand.

For more information about Queue-it and its services, visit https://queue-it.com/ko.

 

Contact:

Jillian Als, VP Marketing at Queue-it: jals@queue-it.com

Aaron Kim, Country Manager for Queue-it Korea: aaki@queue-it.com

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