Leading a great team requires being part of a great team. At Essex, being a leader means working shoulder to shoulder with each employee, customer, and supplier to deliver success. For us, success is designing, producing, and then delivering the custom magnet wire you need, where and when you need it. Our leaders are involved every step of the way providing vision, expert insight, and transparency. These valuable traits make us the leading global magnet wire manufacturer and a better partner to our customers.
Chief Executive Officer
Brian Kim is the Chief Executive Officer of Superior Essex and is responsible for the company’s global operations. Brian brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge in the manufacturing industry as well as management. Previously, Brian served as President of LG Hausys America where he led the Company turnaround initiatives and restructuring projects. Prior to that, Brian was SVP – Corporate Management Officer for the holding company of LG Group where he was involved in the strategy and decision-making for future business opportunities. Brian majored in Economics at Yonsei University in Korea as well as holding a B.A. in Applied Statistics from The College of Business and Economics. He has also completed postgraduate studies and holds an Executive MBA from the University of Michigan Business School in Ann Arbor.