Jaekyu Jung was born in Gwangju, South Korea. He studied Product and Interior design at Chosun University. After graduating, he began working for mobile design at the Pantech, Seoul. In 2014 he joined Hewlett-Packard, Asia center in Taipei. In 2016 he transferred to Houston, USA. He is currently working as an industrial designer in Hewlett-Packard, Houston. He is also working as a leader and individual designer for Weekend-Works and has his own personal project called 1000object.
Since he joined Hewlett-Packard in 2014, he has been focusing on gaming laptops and also consumer products. He is responsible for the overall process from concept design to mass production.