Prof. Joong Hee KIM
Prof. Joong Hee KIM is a highly accomplished leader in the global automotive industry. His four-decade long career spans across the entire vehicle engineering and technology value chain.
Prof. Kim started his career as manager of vehicle NVH and advance electronics at Technical Center of Hyundai Motor Company and continued to work for 15 years. He later moved to Samsung Motors as a director of Test and Development team progressing to become the R&D chief of Renault Samsung Motors. Prof. KIM served as a consulting director for Automotive Battery Division at Samsung SDI and a professor at Graduate School of Automotive Engineering, Kookmin University in Seoul, Korea.
Prof. Kim has been associated with various technical institutions and chapters. He has been the VP of several Korean engineering societies such as KSAE(Korea Society of Automotive Engineers) and KSNVE(Korea Society of Noise & Vibration Engineers). He was also the organizing committee member of KSAE Mini-Baja, and member of SAE. Currently he is working as a Vice President of KAAE(Korea Academy for Automotive Engineering)
At Caresoft Global, Prof. KIM is a technical advisor providing valuable inputs in designing strategic solutions for the company relative to customer and market demands. Prof. KIM also helps Caresoft maintain and grow customer relationships in Korea.
Prof. KIM has a BS in Applied Physics at Seoul National University and MSc in Automotive Engineering atCranfield University, UK.