Mr.James Michael Kershek - SONKIM

Mr.James Michael Kershek

Deputy CEO of SonKim Retail

James has over 20 years of executive level experience in finance, fund raising, and company building in industries ranging from technology to real estate development. He has a degree in Business Management from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota and an MBA from the University of Illinois.

After earning his MBA, James spent 12 years with Intel Corporation where he served as a site finance manager for the WiFi division before joining Intel Capital as an Investment Manager. There, he invested in excess of USD $2.0B in 3G/4G technology before co-leading the USD $300M Ultrabook Fund. Subsequently, James joined the Asian Development Bank in Manila, Philippines where he consulted on the Asian Infrastructure Fund. In 2015, James relocated to Vietnam where he founded a consulting company along with other business ventures. Before joining Son Kim Retail, James served as the Deputy CEO of Song Tien Corporation overseeing Cost & Contracting and Procurement functions.