Dr. Dong Sub Kim
President & CEO
Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC)
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Dong Sub Kim has served as President & CEO for Korea National Oil Corporation since June 2021. Before that he was the Dean of Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(“UNIST”)’s College of Information and Bioscience. He led applying AI/Big data to industry as Executive Director of Innovation Park and head of Institute for the 4th Industrial Revolution. He also serves as a member of World Economic Forum (WEF) Advanced Manufacturing.
In 2009, he joined SK Innovation as CTO and Head of R&D Technology Center then became President of Global Technology.
Prior to his career in Korea, he worked for Royal Dutch Shell in USA for 19 years. He worked for Shell R&D Westhollow Center and also as a regional manager at Shell Global Solutions in Asia Pacific Region.
Dongsub Kim holds BS & MS Degree in Engineering from Seoul National University, Korea. Also he gained Ph.D of Engineering from Ohio State University in 1989.
He is married with two children and a grandson. He lives with his wife in Ulsan, Korea.