LL. M., PhD (Law), BS (Mathematics)
Mr. Kim is a distinguished scholar in law, having graduated from Northwestern University School of Law and Harvard University Law School and currently serving as the professor of law at Seoul National University and the University of Michigan.
Also, he is the recognized authority in the field of corporate governance in Korea, with his post of the chair of Proxy Advisory Committee of Korea Corporate Governance Service. Based on his expertise in corporate governance, he has also taken roles of an outside director and the chair of the Audit Committee of Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings and the chair of Seoul Corporate Governance Forum and the NEXT Corporate Governance Conference.
Mr. Kim has also been actively seeking to educate the public about positive impact the enhancement of corporate governance brings to shareholder value by publishing/compiling numerous books, academic articles, and op-eds.
Mr. Kim has served as Supervisory Director of MKIF since his first appointment in March 2019.