Eun Kim PhD
“Follow your bliss” has been Eun’s mantra as an executive coach. She co-creates a high impact leadership journey as a partner to her clients and finds her calling in empowering leaders to find their voice. They testify that each session gives them clarity, focus and confidence.
As a lifelong learner, she is a member of Growth Edge Network and a “Braintrust” of IDeaLs (Innovation and Design in Leadership) of Politecnico di Milano School of Management in Italy. Her clients include global tech and auto giants, financial institutions, and healthcare companies. Despite being a longhorn, she serves on the Texas A&M University International Board (as a naturalized Texan). As an avid reader and traveler, she finds inspiration in books, nature and architectural masterpieces and keeps her annual “Think Week” in Maui.
Eun has over 25 years of experience coaching, consulting and facilitating in global leadership, executive presence, concise communication, strategic thinking and emotional intelligence. With her extensive cross-cultural experiences on six continents, she empowers global leaders to build leadership brands, improve communication and collaboration, and increase influence across cultures and functions. Having been a change management consultant at a US consulting firm, she has designed and facilitated cultural change programs and coached leaders implementing large-scale transformations and cultural integration for M&As. Given her experience as one of the first women at a Korean conglomerate, she has also conducted individual/group coaching for women leaders. Applying design thinking to leadership innovation, she enables leaders to reflect on their identity, refine presence, and create signature impact. She has authored/co-authored 10 books and e-learning tools on global leadership, culture and communication, published in 4 languages.
With a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin and a B.A. from Seoul National University, Korea, Eun holds coaching certifications from the ICF and the CCL. She is certified in Insights Discovery, Benchmarks 360, DiSC, Hogan, MBTI, Firo-B, WorkPlace 5, Leadership Versatility Index, StandOut, and Influence Style Indicator.