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Seung Eon Kim

NAVER, Seoul, South Korea

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  • iF DESIGN AWARD 2019


Seung Eon Kim is chief design officer at Naver and has been responsible for the design of all Naver services since 2014. The Internet portal is the largest search engine in Korea and offers a variety of such different services as news, user-generated content, retail, card or mail services. After graduating from Seoul National University, Seung Eon began his career at Naver in 2003. Prior to that, he gathered valuable experience in design agencies and digital services companies. Seung Eon has been involved in UX, UI, branding and marketing projects as well as being their project leader. He has recently taken on other positions, including representing CIC, a user-generated content company independent of Naver, and heads the development of new services for the European market. (November 2018)