Company: Sungjoo Group
Title: Chairperson & CEO
Location: Seoul, Korea, Republic of
Fields of operation: Business (non digital), Professional Service
Sung-Joo Kim is the Founder of Sungjoo Group, comprising Sungjoo Merchandising Inc (SMI) and Sungjoo Design Tech & Distribution Inc (SDD). She is also the Chairperson of MCM Holding AG. She has been involved in the fashion industry for more than 20 years, beginning her career at Bloomingdale’s in ‘85 under the direct supervision of Marvin Traub, the legendary retailer and ex-Chairman of Bloomingdale’s. Since ‘90, she has successfully launched and acquired exclusive franchise rights for several globally renowned several brands. As one of the most celebrated businesswomen in Asia, she has received wide recognition and was featured in numerous publications and media broadcasts. In addition, she firmly believes in the power of women to improve global society and is an International Planning Committee Member for the Global Summit of Women, which supports the works and advancement of women worldwide.