Nicholas Kim provides actionable, strategic counsel to agencies and solution providers within media, advertising and digital transformation. He has led multiple transactions, with a focus on accelerating growth and integrating new service capabilities.
Prior to Woodside Capital Partners, Nicholas was Chief Strategy Officer for Publics Groupe, leading the strategy discipline across seven agencies ranging from traditional advertising to digital media. Nicholas was also the first Global Chief Strategy and Experience Officer for Innocean, Hyundai Motor Group, spearheading business transformation initiatives and establishing a global customer experience and data analytics practice. Nicholas has held leadership roles at Huge and Prophet, significantly contributing to the growth of industry leading companies such as, Google, Samsung, Hyundai, and Unilever.
Nicholas earned his Bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience and Philosophy from Columbia University, an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, and a Master’s in Applied Economics from the World Economic Forum, conferred by Wharton, INSEAD, and Columbia University. Nicholas has key-noted and spoken at international conferences, including SXSW and the World Economic Forum. In addition, he serves as an advisory council member for Harvard Business Review and is a Global Fellow at the World Economic Forum.