KioSoft Appoints Charles Lim as CTO
Charles (Charlie) Lim, M.Eng, P.Eng, MBA, PLD
Chief Technology Officer
(Boynton Beach, FL, Friday, July 15, 2022) As a part of our commitment to continuous innovation and in developing our next generation of technology-enabled products and services, KioSoft announces with pleasure the appointment of our new Chief Technology Officer, Charlie Lim.
Mr. Lim is an innovation-focused senior technology leader with >20 years of experience in driving cross-functional global programs, international partnerships, technology investments, and initiatives. He is currently the Chief Technology Officer for KioSoft where he oversees our technology teams and the management of our globally dispersed field devices and infrastructure being used by millions of users all over the world.
Previously, Lim led eSight’s transition from a revolutionary hardware company to an agile, mobile integrated, cloud computing and connected IoT device with an AI backend. Lim held progressive global senior leadership positions with IMAX where he led strategy, technology, and operations during key moments in the company’s rapid global growth in Asia and North America. He’s also acted as a consultant with MaRS Discovery District where he worked closely with technology startups to ensure their success and was a key player in building the MaRS technology innovation ecosystem that is now a large part of the Canadian Innovation Space. Prior to that, Lim was a technical lead engineer and has successfully led engineering teams developing leading edge fiber optic broadcast systems, consumer electronics and aerospace technologies that earned him the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Award of Excellence.
Lim is a registered professional engineer by the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario; holds an MBA from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto and is an alumnus of the Harvard Business School. Lim is also an Advisory Board Member with Lighthouse Guild in New York as well as the Managing Director of the Veritas PLD Partners group in Hong Kong. Lim lives near Toronto with his wife and two children.
About KioSoft Technologies, LLC
Headquartered in Boynton Beach, FL (USA), with international offices in Toronto (Canada), Qingdao (China), Seoul (Korea), and Mexico City (Mexico), KioSoft has emerged as a global leader in unattended payments. Since 2002, the company has been at the forefront of self-service solutions, kiosks, payments, and integration technology. KioSoft provides clients with a complete systems approach including hardware, software, mobile app, and support tools as a single-source provider, thus ensuring a harmonious solution.