In recognition of her contribution to the strengthening of UK-Korea relations, Chairperson Sung-Joo Kim has been made an Honorary Officer of the Order of the British Empire.
You are a key player in the Korean and Asian luxury market ? in fact you have been its leader in the field for nearly three decades. What changes have you seen since the early beginnings of luxury consumerism?
Sungjoo merchandising (CEO Kim-Sungjoo) and UK leading retail group Marks & Spencer made an agreement of renewing its selling right in Korea and signed a 10-year contract.The contract was made by CEO Kim-Sungjoo of Sungjoo group and CEO Marc Bolland of Marks & Spencer at Marks & Spencer Headquarters in UK on Feb 10th
The head of a fashion empire is now the first Korean woman to be named an honorary officer of the Order of the British Empire.
In late October, some 980 families were finally reunited after being torn apart by the 1950-53 Korean War. The families had to say goodbye after a heartbreaking 12 hours together.
Even if Sung-Joo Kim were not clutching a super-sized leather rabbit and running up the stairs of her MCM store to reach an installation of a space station, you would have to warm to this dynamic, enthusiastic South Korean entrepreneur.
2016 Davos Forum – “United In Diversity” Leaders Roundtable with International Chamber of Commerce a
2016 Davos Forum – “United In Diversity” Leaders Roundtable with International Chamber of Commerce and Tsinghua University
Ms. Kim and Will.i.Am are drawn together with a shared passion to make the world a better place. Both visionaries for incorporating lifestyle and technology as well as sustainable fashion they share the same vision towards improving our lives and the environment we live in.