Meekyung (MK) Kim joined Boston Consulting Group in 2011. She spent most of her consulting career at BCG Seoul, but also has spent some time in the Washington, DC and Los Angeles offices. MK is a core member of the firm’s Technology, Media & Telecommunications practice with a focus on semiconductor products and materials, having experience across the full value chain.

MK has worked on the semiconductor design process optimization for a leading IDM, the new product development process optimization for a leading memory company, and the mid-term portfolio strategy development for a large fab equipment company–as well as multiple projects on growth strategy, semiconductor market landscaping, and competitive dynamics. Before joining BCG, MK worked for IBM and Samsung Electronics as a research engineer.


  • PhD, materials science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • BS, electrical engineering and materials science, University of California, Berkeley