John Kim currently serves as the COO at GIVE.asia, Singapore’s leading crowdfunding start-up for healthcare and social causes. In 2018, GIVE.asia was awarded the Finalist nomination for Social Enterprise of the Year by the Singaporean President. In 2019, the United Nations shortlisted GIVE.asia as a Finalist at the World Summit Awards for most innovative application of digital content in Government and Citizen Engagement.
Previously, John worked as a financial analyst for the Sharpe Group, a corporate wealth management team at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. After two years at the firm, Forbes listed the Sharpe Group as the best advisory firm in Texas.
John graduated from Korea University with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration. John believes in humanity-first, compassion-led innovation. Outside of the workplace, John can be seen cooking and wearing cowboy boots.