The Largest Credit Card Company in Korea — KB Kookmin Card Partners Us!

KB Kookmin Card’s ‘Future Nine’ program was created to discover, incubate and nurture promising companies with innovative technologies and business models. Out of the 323 companies that applied for the Future Nine program, Airbloc’s parent company, ab180, was selected as the top 10 technology companies in Korea that can use data related technologies and infrastructure to further improve KB Kookmin Card’s services.

KB Kookmin Card’s President Lee Dong-cheol (center) together with our CTO Wonkyung Lyu (4th from the right).

Throughout the incubation and joint-business phase, KB Kookmin Card and ab180 will explore opportunities related to behavioural data analysis to further improve KB Kookmin Card’s services.

Airbloc Protocol’s technologies and ab180’s technologies are inseparable and co-exist together.

In the coming months Airbloc Protocol’s services will be integrated into ab180’s data services to provide enterprises with a full suite of solutions related to — data analytics, digital advertising, GDPR compliant data collection and monetization features, and data marketplaces.

About ab180

Airbloc Protocol is led by ab180 which was founded in November 2015. Today, ab180 is in the business of digital advertising, big data analytics and blockchain technology. We help enterprises maximize their marketing ROI (returns on investments) through Airbridge and Airbloc which offers:

1. Marketing Attribution Analytics and Digital Marketing Solutions

2. Customer Data Platform (1st Party Data)

3. Enterprise-Oriented Data Exchange (2nd Party Data)

4. Personal Public Data Marketplace (3rd Party Data)
 
ab180 is currently tracking 2/3 of the total mobile devices in Korea (equivalent to 40 million devices) and services enterprises including but not limited to:

· Ebay Korea (Korea’s biggest e-commerce platform with Auction and Gmarket)

· GS Shop (one of Korea’s largest conglomerate and online shopping site with 1 billion revenue in 2017)

Source: http://news.hankyung.com/article/2018071963716