As SVP of Product for the Smart TV Service Business in the Visual Display Division of Samsung Electronics, Sang Kim is responsible for building next-generation TV products and services for the Samsung Smart TV platform - the largest globally - with nearly 200 million TVs in over 200 countries.
After joining Samsung in 2013, Sang was tasked with building out the global business development organization. Since assuming his new role as VP of Product in 2018, Sang has been at the helm of all product initiatives for the Tizen TV Platform including Universal Guide, Samsung Health on TV, as well as Samsung TV Plus, which has become one of the top AVOD apps on the Samsung Smart TV platform under Sang’s leadership.
With the increase in content choices across live TV and streaming, Sang’s focus has been on proprietary discovery tools and services such as Universal Guide, Search and Bixby to help consumers find and watch what they love across all sources and apps, including Samsung TV Plus, Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV+, Disney+, Hulu, Netflix, YouTube and more.
Prior to Samsung, Sang held leadership roles at Google Inc., both in the US and APAC. He was responsible for business development and go-to-market strategies for early products, including mobile, YouTube and advertising platform syndication.
Sang holds a BS degree in Business Administration from UC Riverside.