Jimmy Kim Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 1

  • Portfolio
  • 1

Jimmy Kim General Information


Mr. Jimmy Kim is a Co-Founder and serves as a Partner at SparkLabs Global Ventures. He also is an Angel Investor. He is also a Co-founder & Partner at SparkLabs, a startup accelerator in Korea. He co-founded and served as President & Chief of Global Business at N3N, an IoT platform company and Cisco's first global IoT investment. They service numerous Fortune 500 companies and governments, such as Samsung Electronics, POSCO, Port of Singapore, The North Face, and Hyundai Motors. He previously served as N3N's CEO. Previously, he was CEO of Nexonova, a game development studio of Nexon Corp that specializes in Social Network Games. Prior to Nexonova, he served as Executive Vice President of Nexon Corp, and Head of Nexon's Portal (www.nexon.com, market cap: $5 billion) and Web Services. Nexon is one of the most successful online gaming providers, with games such as Maple Story, Dungeon and Fighter, Combat Arms, and Kart Rider. Nexon services over 20 games across 60 countries to an audience of 300 million. He was the founding investor and active deal Adviser of Studio Ex, an online gaming studio that was acquired by Disney in 2012. He is a sought-after speaker on online gaming and technology and has spoken at various conferences such as LeWeb, Ad: Tech, and Web 2.0 Expo. He received his B.S. in Bio-medical Engineering from Northwestern University, and also an M.S. in Bio-medical Engineering from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST). He also completed Stanford University's Graduate School of Business's Executive Management Program.

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Angel (individual)

Jimmy Kim Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
000000000 03-Apr-2015 0000 00000 000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue
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Jimmy Kim Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Jimmy Kim Angel Investor Seoul, South Korea
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