Jung-Ju Kim is a Partner at Collaborative Fund and the founder of Nexon Corporation.
Nexon Co., Ltd. (3659.TO) is a worldwide leader in free-to-play online games. Founded in Korea in 1994, Nexon developed one of the world's first graphics-based massively multiplayer online games. Nexon also pioneered the concept of micro-transactions in the free-to-play business model, setting a new standard in which play is free, and users have the option to purchase in-game items to enhance their experience. Nexon currently services about 66 online games in more than 110 countries and since its founding, Nexon has generated more than 1.4 billion player registrations. The Company is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan and its shares are listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
Kim is lauded as one of Asia’s most distinguished young entrepreneurs. He holds a B.S. in computer science & engineering from Seoul National University, and completed the Ph.D. course in electronic engineering and computer science at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.