Mr Shim Kyu Sik

Head/Intellectual Property Development, TDC
Institute of Technical Education 

Kyusik has been actively involved in technology transfer, strategic planning, innovation and commercialisation of IP across countries over 10 years, and is extending his reach-out in nurturing startup ecosystem. 

As an AMP (Accredited Mentor Partners) under ESG, he enjoys mingling with Startups to work out their business idea to be realised.

Before joining ITE, Kyusik was a director, Business development, in Transpacific IP management group-The largest full IP management in Asia-, where he completed several commercialisation of innovation and monetisation of the innovation projects from startups and Research Institutes from Singapore, Korea and Malaysia. In addition, he was in management position, in Umicore, Degussa- Chemicals, materials MNCs- before coming to Singapore.  

Kyusik earned his MBA degree at NUS, and is a member of IES as IPTC (IP and Technology Consultant), CPVA (Certified Patent Valuation Analysist)  AMP under ESG, Slingshot judge 2019,2020.