David Kim

President Director and Chairman of Professional Infrastructure Developers Association

David Kim represents Professional Infrastructure Developers Association since its inception in December 2015. He has more than 35 years of experience in infrastructure business. David is Managing Director of Asia for Innovative Steam Technology, a Canadian based HRSG manufacturer. He is also a partner of Synergy Consulting, one of top boutique Financial Advisory companies. He teaches in Chung-Ang University in Korea as well.

David’s previous post was the President & CEO of Taekwang Power Holdings preceded by Chief Marketing Officer of Samsung Engineering. Before Samsung days, he was leading power plant investment projects in Europe, Middle East and Africa as the Executive Advisor of Sumitomo Corporation of Japan.

David started his career in Korea Electric Power Corporation. Since his emigration to Canada, he had worked for Babcock & Wilcox and AGRA Monenco, both located in Canada. He holds an impressive business development achievement record encompassing from the very beginning of the project inception, development planning, financing, modelling, contract negotiation, EPC structuring, feasibility study, construction and operation of the infrastructure projects.

김희택 협회장은 2015년 발족한 사단법인 해외인프라개발협회를 이끌어 한국 기업의 해외 인프라 시장 진출을 주도하고 있다. 35년 이상의 풍부한 경험을 바탕으로 투자개발사업의 주도에서부터 교육을 통한 투자개발전문가 양성까지 폭넓은 활동을 하고 있다. 현재는 캐나다에 기반을 둔 IST의 아시아 지부장을 겸하고 있으며 Synergy Consulting의 파트너로 금융 자문을 맡고있다.