YOUTUBE VIDEOS

HOME arrow MOVIE arrow YOUTUBE VIDEOS
[2017 The 18th World Knowledge Forum] William Kim / How to Become a Global Talent file -

 


 

 

[How to Become a Global Talent]
In October 2012, AllSaints appointed William Kim as Chief Executive Officer. Kim’s management philosophy at AllSaints has been “By 2020, we will be benchmarked”, a forward looking approach to building a global, digital organisation that has resulted in taking the company into sustained profitability, through its unique model. Under Kim’s direction, the technical framework has been completely restructured, and an agile work culture across its 3,200 global employees has been instilled. Kim has expanded the brand’s global reach by venturing into new markets including Asia, the Middle East and Latin America and now the brand operates 270 stores in 25 countries. AllSaints CEO William Kim will deliver a speech in this session, and will share his tips to become the world’s best global creative talents imbued with a winning combination of business and ‘design thinking’.

 

[William Kim : AllSaints CEO]

In October 2012, AllSaints appointed William Kim as Chief Executive Officer. Kim’s management philosophy at AllSaints has been “to create a brand for 2020”, a forward looking approach to building a global, digital organisation that has resulted in taking the company into sustained profitability, through its unique model. Under Kim’s direction, the technical framework has been completely restructured, and an agile work culture across its 3,200 global employees has been instilled. Kim’s mission has been to expand the brand’s footprint and maximize both existing and new product and channel opportunities. Kim has expanded the brand’s global reach by venturing into new markets including Asia, the Middle East and Latin America. Today AllSaints operates 270 stores in 25 countries, with a continued expansion program of store openings in new and existing markets underway. Prior to AllSaints, William Kim held several leadership positions at Burberry across Asia, Europe and the Americas, including Senior Vice President of Digital while based in London. Previously, Kim spent seven years with the Gucci Group, holding senior roles in global markets across numerous divisions, including Stella McCartney, Alexander McQueen, Gucci Watches & Jewellery, and Bedat & Co. 

 

 

 

PREV [2017 The 18th World Knowledge Forum] Tae-won Chey / Social Value and the Role of An Enterprise
NEXT [2017 The 18th World Knowledge Forum Highlight]