Olga Kim was born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. She attended a music school and later a music college (violin class). Olga also took part in various competitions where she won prizes. In 1986 she enrolled at Gnesins Music Academy in Moscow, where she graduated in 1991. Olga worked as a concertmaster in the Honduran Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra (1992-1995), as a member of the Camerata Friends of Music Orchestra in Athens (1996-2014), and as a member of the Athens Philharmonic Orchestra (2016-2022). Since 2022 she is a member of the Athens State Orchestra.