We build and provide business accelerating programs for startups and support consulting and investment thanks to our network of leading partners and experts in this field.
KIMC’s clients are mainly entrepreneurs, investors, major shareholders, or senior management who appreciate the dynamics of today’s global market forces, which are integrating diverse sectors and rapidly evolving into new sets of trend, and need a trusted advisor alongside to provide assistance not available internally or elsewhere.
Prior to founding KIMC, Mr. Ted served as CEO and general manager at SK Group and its subsidiaries focused on real estate development and management in China and South Korea. From the start until the successful completion of his career as a professional management consultant, project manager and director, he has worked at ATKearney and has collaborated with most financial institutions. The leading companies, including: BK Holdings, Shinhan Investment Bank, Woori Bank, Hyundai Capital, KDB, Hana Trust Investment (formerly Daol Trust Investment).
Nguyen Van Nhi
Global Accelerating Manager
With over 2 years of working experience in the field of managing and coordinating startup-related projects with innovation, Van Nhi is currently managing KIMC's global startup acceleration program. She has had the experience of implementing projects under Project 844 - Project of Supporting the National Ecosystem of Startup Innovation to 2025, which belongs to the Ministry of Science and Technology on improving domestic private investors' capacity and individual entrepreneurs who want to become startup mentors and support the joint activities of innovation startup organizations at universities and socio-political organizations.
Nguyen Ngoc Anh
Before working at KIMC as an Assistant to Global Accelerating Program, Ngoc Anh had an internship with a similar position at BKHoldings - one of the typical companies operating in the field of innovation in Vietnam, specializing in supporting startups and building an entrepreneurial ecosystem under the Prime Minister's project 844. Here, Ngoc Anh performs the task of supporting communication, branding, data management, and organizing events.
Nguyen Minh Anh
Before working at KIMC as a Startup Analyst of the Global Accelerating Program, Minh Anh had worked in various departments at several companies such as Content Creator at Incryptol, iBlockchain Academy, and E-Fun Community; Event Organizer at TEKY Academy and DMC Vietnam or even HR Intern at ManpowerGroup Vietnam.
Ngo Tra My
Tra My graduated from National Economics University with a major in Finance. Before working for KIMC, she has accrued nearly 9-month of work experience in Sales & Marketing Communications from retail and hotel industry.
Nguyen Le Diep Linh
Diep Linh is a recent graduate with distinction in Business Administration from National Economics University. Before being a Startup Analyst of KIMC, she had nearly 3-year experience of working in professional environments. Pursuing apprenticehip in HR at PwC Vietnam and working as Teaching Assistant at Language Link Vietnam has helped Diep Linh grow both on a personal and professtional level.
KIMC is honored to be a member of the Vietnam Mentors Initiative (VMI). With its experienced advisory team, KIMC always accompanies startups through the startup's transformation, transformation and improvement stages. With the support, inspiration and sharing of both successes and failures, KIMC's advisers are always willing to contribute to creating a next generation of entrepreneurs to grow and develop stronger. From their valuable experiences, advisors understand the value in each question to help startups navigate and find their own answers. Can you join KIMC's advisory team?Become Mentor
CEO of JL Family Office
Andy represents various sources of capital in the JL Family Office group of companies (including ARA Asset Management, JL Family Office and Straits Real Estate Pte Ltd) and is always on the look-out for global investment opportunities and collaborations in real estate, private equity, structured finance, venture capital, and capital markets. The group currently has invested in real estate, fund management companies, public equities, structured debt financing and also telecommunications.
Bang Tae Su
CEO of KHAI THAI Vietnam
Mr. Bang Tae Su is the Director of Vietnam Khai Thai Co., Ltd, a construction designing company. The company offers different services such as retail of household electrical appliances and interior furniture, wholesale of construction materials, installing equipment, and architectural practice and related technical consultancy.
Senior Director at Topica Edtech Group
Mr. Bobby Liu is a global citizen, having lived and worked in 5 different countries. A keen learner, he appreciates the differences in cultural background of people and what make them tick. Ideas abound, he started a co-working space/incubator called Hub.IT, a space that provided young entrepreneurs a conducive environment to innovate and share collective experiences, and in the process contributed to building a great entrepreneurial ecosystem in Hanoi and Vietnam, in end-2015 it was acquired by Topica, where he's the Senior Director at Topica Edtech Group.
Founder & CEO of Social Rocket
Mr. Daniel Kim is the founder of Social Rocket, an enterprise that helps startups build networks and do market research for international market. He has great global network and always pushes his way forward to achieve even more but not for the achievement's sake, but to change people's lives in a meaningful way.
Hoang Son Cong
Director of Center for supporting startups and technology transfer in retail
Mr. Hoang Son Cong is a senior expert in the field of Creative start-up and Agriculture in Vietnam. He currently is the executive committee member of The Vietnamese Organic Agriculture Association, concurrently the General Director of the Support Center for Retail Entrepreneurs and Head of the Membership Department of The Association of Vietnamese Retailers. In years of his career, Mr. Cong has gained diverse experience through working with startups and actively involved in several projects.
Owner and Chief Consulting Officer of Doctrina Education
Mr. Howard Kim is currently the owner and Chief Consulting Officer of Doctrina Education. Born in South Korea and earning a Ph.D. and Master's degree from the University of Illinois, USA, he has a broad understanding of the scientific industry as a whole.
Huynh Cong Thang
Founder & CEO of InnoLab Asia
Mr. Huynh Cong Thang, CEO of InnoLab Asia is an entrepreneur from Vietnam who has infulenced startup, innovation in ASEAN especially Singapore, Taiwan, Korea, Malaysia, and Chile. He is the Founder & CEO at InnoLab Asia (implementation partner of Open Innovation in Vietnam and South East Asia).
CEO of Allumar, Korea
Mr. Lee Eunho is the CEO of Allumar Corp., Korea. He has broad knowledge about markets such as Singapore, South Korea and Swiss. With the strong background in Information Media and Telecommunications, Marketing - International, and Project Management.
Kai Yong Kang
Amazon Web Service
With a successful academic record in laws, Mr. Kai Yong Kang became the co-founder of 米雷牛Millennials, a community-based organisation that aims to educate and empower people especially millennials on startups, tech and innovation in 2017. He is growing the ASEAN startup ecosystem with Amazon Web Services.
Kim Chel Yong
CEO of HumanTokTalk
Mr. Kim Cheol Young is the CEO of HumanTokTalk, an ICT specialized education content production company that plans, produces, and produces smart pens for multilingual education in English, Korean, and Chinese, and publications for multilingual studies.
Kim Min Ho
CEO of Infoplus
Mr. Kim Min Ho , CEO of InfoPlus is an expert in IT infrastructure and solutions service. He also played an important role in establishing Woori Bank in Vietnam in 2015.
Kim Young Min
CEO of Meatking Restaurant
Mr. Kim Young Min is an expert in food service and hotel and restaurant management from Korea. Before starting his career, he graduated with a Ph.D. in the Food Service Business Department at Sejong University. He is currently a professor at Korea International University, majoring in hotel, tourism and catering services.
- Research Executive at Hotel & Restaurant Management in CIA, USA.
- Research Executive of Korean culture and tourism.
- Research Service Management in Japan / Hong Kong / Singapore.
- Former CEO of Buffet restaurant chain TESCO / New Core / CECO.
He is currently operating MeatKing's business (a Korean style barbecue restaurant) in Vietnam.
CSO of Daliza Corp
Mr. Inyoung Lee is the CSO of Daliza Corp. He is also the founder and chief executive officer of Ideabove, a Korean company providing music-based platforms and social networking services.
Lee Kyoung Ryun
CEO of Sarlang Vietnam
Ms. Kyung Ryun Lee is the CEO of Sarlang Vietnam. This stratup is a platform that allows learners to easily learn Korean at the time and place they want. Users can meet up with tutors online to practice speaking Korean, and learn everything about Korean including the preparations for TOPIK.
CEO of The K Platform Co., Ltd. Vietnam
Mr. Lee Wook has 23 year experience in supporting to increase the value of companies by strengthening business models and establishing systems for venture companies and SMEs.
Lee Yong Deuk
Vice CEO of VTC Online
Mr. Lee Yong Deuk is currently holding the Vice CEO position of VTC Online. He is an expert in Information Technology and International Communications, has nearly 15 years of experience in software development in digital content for VTC Online, member company of Vietnam Leading Media Corporation (VTC).
Co-founder of SEA, Fast Forward Advisors
Mr. Luca Mohammadi is a mentor with extensive experience in Innovation Strategy and Venture related services. He supported not only startups in Vietnam and Southeast Asia on Finance, Growth, Fundraising but also venture capital funds and private investors in identifying high potential tech startups in the region.
Nguyen Phuong Mai
Lecturer at the School of Business Administration, National Economics University
Ms. Nguyen Phuong Mai has 5 years of experience in teaching and research in the areas of Creative Management and Innovation, Business Management, Human Resource Management and Business Communication. Currently, she is an associate of the Center for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CSIE) - National Economics University and has been involved as a member, consultant, panel of several projects , startup programs and contests.
Seah Ying Cong
CTO of Glints Intern
Mr. Seah Ying Cong is the co-founder and CTO of Glints, a career discovery and development platform. The startup vision is to solve the painful problem of recruitment, in large part due to skill and expectation gaps in the economy.
"Xin chao Thanh Xuan" Restaurant Owner
Mr. Seo Manyoung is the owner of the Korean lunch and fast food restaurant Hello Thanh Xuan. His restaurant is loved by the young Ha Noi because of its convenience and delicious flavour.
Tran Cam Tu
Lecturer at the School of Business Administration, National Economics University
Ms. Tran Cam Tu is currently a lecturer in Business Administration at the National Economics University, with knowledge and experience in consumer behavior, human resource management, and multicultural management. She is a dynamic, friendly, and passionate lecturer with the ambition of creating positive impact on students.