Appointments

Q&A Platform Zhihu Poaches Baidu Scientist in Boost to Firm’s AI Technology Strategy

Q&A Platform Zhihu Poaches Baidu Scientist in Boost to Firm’s AI Technology Strategy

China’s popular online Q&A platform Zhihu has appointed Li Daren, a former chief architect at internet leviathan Baidu Inc. [NASDAQ:BIDU],…

Dec 8, 2017
Liao Shumin
Travel Booking Firm Qunar Will Appoint New CEO as Its Integration With Ctrip Advances

Travel Booking Firm Qunar Will Appoint New CEO as Its Integration With Ctrip Advances

Booking website operator Qunar.com Inc. said that it will appoint Chen Gang as its chief executive, replacing Chen Zhenyu, who…

Dec 7, 2017
Liao Shumin
Jackie Chan will Serve as Director of China’s State-Owned Film Group

Jackie Chan will Serve as Director of China’s State-Owned Film Group

Hong Kong film star Jackie Chan will serve as director of the renowned Chinese state-owned movie concern Changchun Film Studio…

Dec 4, 2017
Chen Juan
Accenture Appoints Zhu Wei as New Chairman of Firm’s Greater China Operations

Accenture Appoints Zhu Wei as New Chairman of Firm’s Greater China Operations

International consulting industry giant Accenture Plc [NYSE:ACN] has appointed Zhu Wei as the chairman of the Greater China region, replacing…

Dec 4, 2017
Chen Juan
Evergrande to Hire Former Founder Securities Chief Economist as Vice President

Evergrande to Hire Former Founder Securities Chief Economist as Vice President

Leading Chinese property developer China Evergrande Group [HKG:3333] will hire Ren Zeping, former chief economist at Founder Securities Co. [SHA:601901],…

Dec 4, 2017
Liao Shumin
Polycom’s Former Lead Engineer Joins Alibaba to Develop Voice Interactivity

Polycom’s Former Lead Engineer Joins Alibaba to Develop Voice Interactivity

Feng Jinwei, former principal engineer at video conferencing multinational Polycom Inc. [NASDAQ:PLCM], has joined the core artificial intelligence team at…

Nov 30, 2017
Chen Juan
Xunlei Suspends Senior Vice President for Suspected Benefits Transfer Related to Big Data Subsidiary

Xunlei Suspends Senior Vice President for Suspected Benefits Transfer Related to Big Data Subsidiary

Chinese internet giant Xunlei Ltd. [NASDAQ:XNET] has suspended senior vice president Yu Fei due to multiple counts of misconduct during…

Nov 30, 2017
Dou Shicong
 JD.com's Former VP Xiong Qing Yun Joins Xiaopeng Motors as CM

JD.com's Former VP Xiong Qing Yun Joins Xiaopeng Motors as CM

Xiong Qingyun, former senior vice president of JD.com Inc. [NASDAQ:JD], has announced his formal appointment with internet electric car company…

Nov 27, 2017
Zhang Xia
Bike-Sharer Ofo’s Didi Chuxing-Installed Executives Take Leave Amid Rumors of Rift

Bike-Sharer Ofo’s Didi Chuxing-Installed Executives Take Leave Amid Rumors of Rift

Major Chinese bicycle-sharer Beijing Bikelock Technology Co. (Ofo) has put its chief executive and chief financial officers, who were installed…

Nov 24, 2017
Liao Shumin
Tsinghua Unigroup Promotes Li Liyou to Co-President; Zeng Xuezhong Replaces Li as Spreadtrum Communications CEO

Tsinghua Unigroup Promotes Li Liyou to Co-President; Zeng Xuezhong Replaces Li as Spreadtrum Communications CEO

China’s state-owned Tsinghua Unigroup Co. [SHE:000938] has appointed Li Liyou as co-president to assist chair Zhao Weiguo in the planning…

Nov 20, 2017
Liao Shumin
Former Chief Marketing Officer of Leshi, Zhang Minhui, Joins Qihoo 360 as Vice President

Former Chief Marketing Officer of Leshi, Zhang Minhui, Joins Qihoo 360 as Vice President

Zhang Minhui, former chief marketing officer (CMO) of Leshi Internet Information & Technology (Beijing) Co. [SHE:300104], has joined Qihoo 360…

Nov 16, 2017
Zhang Xia
Former Faraday Future Financial Officer Krause Contradicts Company’s Criminal Claims

Former Faraday Future Financial Officer Krause Contradicts Company’s Criminal Claims

Stefan Krause, the former chief financial officer (CFO) of Faraday & Future Inc. (FF), an auto company backed by Leshi…

Nov 13, 2017
Dou Shicong

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