Mr Kim is responsible for leading the expansion of Aktis Group in Non-Japan Asia, with a strong focus on South East Asia as well as South Korea. After completing his degree from Korea University in 1990, he began his career as a Portfolio Manager in International Trading Department at Korea Development Bank (KDB), in Seoul. He then served as the Executive Director for Fixed Income, Currency & Commodities at Goldman Sachs Asia before becoming Head of Korea Team for Equity Derivatives at Citi Global Markets Asia. Mr. Kim also held senior management positions at Merrill Lynch HK, Deutsche Securities Korea, KDB Asia Ltd, SK Securities Investment Asia and Prince Capital Management prior to joining Aktis Group in 2013. With over 25 years of financial experience and the successful execution of deals with in excess of USD 2.2bn, Mr. Kim provides the necessary expertise to lead Aktis Group's expansion into the Non-Japan Asia markets.