From her experience as a journalist at CNBC in Korea to her move to the USA and now co-founding a biotech startup transforming research… Rhie-young Lim shares her story, and learnings inspired by her Asian culture, talking about grit and execution but most importantly about universal language, building a startup and performing teams working for a shared vision and purpose.
“Every different perspective makes us richer.”
Since the startup’s incorporation 3 years ago, Rhie has successfully led fundraising and exclusive licensing efforts, and has grown the company to a profitable venture. She now oversees day-today operations spanning marketing, sales, distribution, as well as talent management and long-term strategy and planning. Previously, Rhie brought the very first overseas MIT entrepreneurship bootcamp to Seoul, South Korea and was a financial correspondent for CNBC Asia for 6 years!