Ryan Kim is the Founder and CEO of Korea Social Value Assessment Co., Ltd (KSVA) based in Seoul, South Korea. Ryan has spent his career providing consulting services on social impact, particularly by measuring social impact in monetary value for social enterprises, corporations, NGOs and government institutions.
Ryan first founded KSVA in 2010 by consulting and evaluating corporate philanthropy for large corporations in Korea. While working on this, Ryan saw an increasing interest in social impact measurement and decided to focus on monetary valuation. KSVA’s most representative project is Social Progress Credit (SPC) program with SK in Korea, which provides financial incentives to social enterprises in proportion to social impact they have generated.