Simon Seojoon Kim
After graduating from Seoul Science High School, Simon Seojoon Kim went on to obtain a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and Engineering at Pohang University of Science and Technology from 2002 to 2007. 
Simon Seojoon Kim started his career in 2009 as a Software Engineer and Product Manager at Webcash. Afterward, he served as a Product Manager at Mozzet in 2011. In 2012, he served as the co-founder and chief product manager at Knowre - an education technology company that developed adaptive learning applications for self-paced student learning. 
In March 2018, he started as a Venture Partner at SoftBank Ventures Asia serving as a strategic advisor for global distributed ledger technology projects. 
#Hashed is an investment venture fund that focuses on discovering, investing in, and supporting innovative decentralization projects. They approach their investments from a startup perspective, seeking to provide strategic support for the growth of these projects, rather than just assessing their financial value. 
“We approach our investments as builders, not just pickers. We participate as core technical contributors to developing global infrastructure, and we’ve built a network of projects and people that connects industry pioneers with the knowledge and resources necessary to unlock the potential of blockchain.” - Simon Seojoon Kim on what he looks for in investments
In December 2021, Hashed raised $200 million for a fund dedicated to growing the Web3 ecosystem. Hashed did not disclose investors, however, it said the raise included investment from “the largest Korean IT companies, multi-discipline conglomerates, and globally renowned investment firms,”.
Simon Kim serves as a member of the 4th Revolution Committee of the South Korean Parliament. He also sits as a Director of the Korea Blockchain Association and a member of the Busan Blockchain Free zone committee. 
Simon Seojoon Kim
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