Jeongtae Kim

About Jeongtae Kim

CEO and President, Merry Year Social Company (B corporation 2016); Managing Director, Social Enterprise Network (NPO); Special Vice-President, Korea Venture Business Association.

Global Advisory Board member, UNDP IICPSD(private sector for development); Expert Advisory Board, Ministry of the Interior, Government of Republic of Korea; Former Communications and Outreach Officer, UN Project Office on Governance/UNDESA; Founder & Director, UNESCO ESD-certified Books International(Intl. NGO); Co-founder, Korea Commission on the MDGs Report; Publisher, UN Chronicle Korea (Korean version of the UN official magazine).

Master of Social Entrepreneurship, Hult Intl. Business School, UK; Master of International Studies, Graduate School of International Studies of Korea University; Bachelor of Arts, Korea University.

The Asia Foundation Development Fellow (2015); Principal Researcher on Impact Measurement of NPO activities, Seoul NPO Center (2015); Cited as one of 20 Future Public Leaders in Korea by Chusun-Ilbo(leading newspaper in Korea) (2015); Dell Social Innovation Fellow (2012); Consultant, The MDG Center in Kenya (2012); WFUNA consultant for business development (2011).

Author of several books including "How to Become a Social Innovator" "UN, It's My World", "UN Secretary-General", "What is Appropriate Technology?"(co-authored), and "CSR Strategy in the era of Low-growth Economy"(co-authored).


The Role of Ecosystem Builders

06 Jun 2018

Session Description In a region as large and as diverse as Asia, strengthening the eco-system is a vital component of creating the framework which will support funders and resource providers maximize their impact. Intermediaries from around the globe will discuss…Read More

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