Gavin Kim is an established mobile industry expert, with a rich professional history in the
technology industry encompassing venture capital, product development, business operations
and marketing for media, mobile devices, and software. As Chief Commercial Officer/Chief
Product Officer at NQ Mobile, Gavin has global responsibility for product marketing, strategy,
and business operations, as well as advancing opportunities with strategic partners and
Before coming to NQ Mobile, Gavin held leadership positions with Microsoft as General
Manager for Windows Phone Product Marketing and with Samsung Telecommunications as Vice
President of Content, Services, and Enterprise Business. At both companies, he was responsible
for product marketing, strategy and planning, and leading efforts to accelerate their developer
ecosystems and strategic business partnerships.
Previously, Gavin has held senior roles in the venture capital arena, focusing on investments in
mobile and technology software companies at Advanced Technology Ventures, an early-stage
venture fund, and at Motorola Mobile Devices where he led product operations.
Gavin holds an M.B.A from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a
Bachelor’s Degree in engineering from Cornell University. Gavin lives in Dallas with his wife and
daughter and enjoys spending downtime with his family and sneaking in a round of golf or two
in his spare time.