Kate Kim

Kate Kim

Managing Director | K-Beauty Connect


Kate Kim, founder of K-Beauty Connect, the B2B platform connecting Korean Beauty supplier with international buyers.

Kate built her knowledge and expertise in the beauty industry over the past 10 years, and in 2020 she saw the opportunity to develop an online platform as a response to cancelled beauty exhibitions globally.

Through K-Beauty Connect, she helps Korean SMBs grow through international expansion. In addition to the B2B platform, she advices Korean Beauty companies on product development, branding and marketing in new markets as an advisory member of the Korean Beauty Industry Trade Association and a member of the Korean Women Entrepreneurs Association.