Kim is one of WA’s leading businessmen with over 47 years of experience in business enterprise, including founding and developing companies and technologies within the automotive and racing industry. Kim is currently Company Director of Act 6 and Wescone Distribution, among others, and co-founder of two New York hospitality businesses.
Kim is the father of the late Oscar-winning actor Heath Ledger and is the founding Patron of ScriptWise. Since losing his son to an accidental overdose of prescription medications, Kim has been a strong advocate for increasing awareness to both consumers and health professionals around this hidden epidemic in Australia. Kim is passionate about men’s health and particularly our youth and the modern-day challenges potentially impacting their mental health.
He is also founding Patron of The Australians in Film Heath Ledger Scholarship, Patron for the Prostate Cancer Foundation WA, and a board member of both the National Film and Sound Archive and Cyrenian House Perth.