Choonsoo Kim is working at SK Telecom as a manager of collaboration. He has focused on creating social & economic values through combining cutting-edge technologies of SK Telecom and great ideas of partners including global companies and local social ventures. Recently, Choonsoo has cooperated with the founder of CO:ACTUS to help hearing-impaired people in Korea getting a new job of taxi driver. He designed special functions on SK Telecom’s taxi-hailing app (T map Taxi) and developed the world first ADAS (Advanced Driving Assistance Solution) for hearing-impaired taxi drives with members in SK Telecom’s IT division. Various newspapers and broadcasters reported a story of creating new jobs for hearing-impaired people through ICT technologies of SK Telecom.
Choonsoo also cooperated with Starbucks, Prada, and Samsung to develop futuristic service concept models on commerce, fashion, and smartphone UX design. These co-projects were displayed at T.um (SK Telecom’s ICT Museum) and global business leaders from over 160 countries experienced.
Choonsoo hold a degree in MBA from UC Irvine Paul Merage School of Business California, USA. ChoonSoo and his family reside in Seoul, Korea.