Kim Beom-soo (businessman)

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Kim Beom-soo
Kim Bum-soo, Chairman of board, Kakao Inc.jpg
Born (1966-03-08) 8 March 1966 (age 53)
ResidenceSeoul, South Korea
NationalitySouth Korean
Other namesBrian Kim[1]
Alma materSeoul National University
OccupationChairman, Kakao
Net worth$2.4 billion (May 2015)[2]

Kim Beom-soo (born 8 March 1966) is a South Korean billionaire businessman, the chairman of Daum Kakao, a South Korean internet company.

Early life[edit]

He has a BSc degree in engineering, and an MSc degree, both from Seoul National University.[2]


In May 2015, Forbes estimated his net worth at US$2.4 billion.[2]

Personal life[edit]

He is married with two children and lives in Seoul, South Korea.[2]


  1. ^ Kim Beom-Su "Brian" (Bloomberg L.P.)
  2. ^ a b c d "Kim Beom-Su". Forbes. Retrieved 24 May 2015.