Mr Kim has been the President of Corporate Affairs for Samsung Electronics Europe since January 2014. He is responsible for all Legal, Government Affairs and Corporate Citizenship activities in Europe. Mr Kim first joined Samsung in 2005 as Vice President of the legal team working on corporate law matters. In 2010, Mr Kim was appointed head of Samsung’s newly created global compliance team and promoted to Executive Vice-President in 2011. Prior to joining Samsung Electronics Mr Kim was a Public Prosecutor in South Korea working on various criminal cases spanning from white-collar to organised crime. Mr Kim holds a Master of Laws degree from Columbia Law School in the United States, having obtained his first law degree from Seoul’s National University.