Peter Kim is a partner in Bridgespan’s San Francisco office and our chief learning and innovation officer. In this role, he leads Bridgespan’s efforts to advance its consulting capabilities, identify and learn from insights emerging from strategy consulting engagements, and generate a rich pipeline of ideas to drive learning and innovation. Prior to this role, Peter advised leading nonprofit organizations and philanthropic funders on a wide range of issues including growth planning, funding strategies, organizational effectiveness, and program alignment. Peter’s clients include the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Omidyar Network, Rockefeller Foundation, Harlem Children’s Zone, and Echoing Green.
Peter also guides much of the firm's research on issues related to nonprofit funding, writing and speaking nationally. He is the co-author of "Ten Nonprofit Funding Models,” which was recognized as the Stanford Social Innovation Review's most widely read article of 2009. He is also the author of “Finding Your Funding Model” (Stanford Social Innovation Review, 2011), “Why More Nonprofits Are Getting Bigger” (Stanford Social Innovation Review, 2012) and “From Small to Scale” (Nonprofit Quarterly, 2012).
Prior to joining Bridgespan, Peter worked at Goldman Sachs. He earned his undergraduate degree at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University and a master in public policy at Harvard University.