Simon Hu has been president of Alibaba Cloud since November 2014. Alibaba Cloud is currently our fastest-growing business and one of the top three players in the global cloud computing market.
Prior to his current position, Simon was engaged in developing new businesses within Alibaba Group and started AliFinance, which provided small and micro enterprises with loan services and was regarded as the prototype of China’s “Internet + Finance” model.
Before joining our company, Simon worked in financial institutions including China Construction Bank and China Everbright Bank, accumulating over 10 years’ experience in areas such as business and personal finance, financing for small and micro enterprises, and online credit systems. He now serves as an independent director of Zhejiang Daily Media Group Co., Ltd., a company listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange, and a non-executive director of Sinosoft Technology Group Limited, a company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
Simon received an executive MBA degree from China Europe International Business School.