Kim joined the De Beers Group of Companies as CEO of De Beers Canada Inc. in August 2015, bringing with him 30 years of mining experience in both surface and underground operations and large scale project development across a broad range of commodities in multiple geographies.
Kim has extensive diamond experience, providing executive global leadership in Canada, Australia and Africa, in complex, remote and challenging operating environments. Kim has a proven track record in business and project turnarounds and developing high performing teams. He has a leadership style which places a focus on inclusion, transparency, clear accountability, delivery and clarity of purpose.
He has worked extensively with communities and governments to ensure that local benefits are sustainably established. Kim’s proven leadership capabilities include a very strong dedication to safety, productivity and financial performance improvement.