• Yoon Sung (Ben) Kim

  • INDUSTRY: investment banking

    HOME: Seoul, south Korea

    YEAR: 2025

    MAJOR: Information science and global development

    minor: business, sustainable business & economic policy



    In high school, Ben interned at Columbia University and New York University as a student research intern, specializing in sociology and economics tied to his development research with the Fundacion Futuro Lleno De Esperanza. Over the past summer, he worked as a corporate law intern and clerk at Kim & Chang where he specialized in private equity, financial securities, and anti-trust issues.



    Within Cornell, he is currently an editor at the Cornell International Affairs Review and a member of the British Parliamentary Debate Team.



    Ben’s main interests include soccer, golf, tennis, and cooking - especially watching Tottenham beat Arsenal on a regular basis and binge-watching Masterchef (now Canada).