Posts Tagged ‘CEO’

Damage Control: Perfect World Hits Back At Chinese Media

The situation has been less than perfect in recent days at Chinese online game company Perfect World (PWRD) as it now fights rumors that its CEO is planning to depart the company.

Shanda Hits The Books In China With New Copyright Chief

Chinese online gaming company Shanda (SNDA) says its subsidiary Shanda Literature is enhancing its management team and has unveiled a new arm devoted to literature research in China.

Microsoft Appoints New Greater China Chairman

Microsoft (MSFT) has appointed Simon L. K. Leung, former president of Motorola Asia, as Microsoft’s senior vice president and chairman and CEO for Microsoft Greater China.

Intel To Invest USD170 Million In China

While visiting China for the fifth time, Paul S. Otellini, president and CEO of Intel (INTC), announced that Intel would invest USD170 million to improve its environmental protection and industrial chain innovation capacity in China.

Xunlei COO Takes President Role

Zou Shenglong, former president and chief executive officer of Xunlei, told local media that Cheng Hao, co-founder of Xunlei and former chief operating officer of the company, has replaced Zou’s position as the president of the company, but Zou will continue to be CEO of Xunlei.

GigaMedia President Finds CFO Replacement

GigaMedia (GIGM) has hired Quincy Tang as the company’s new chief financial officer, replacing Thomas Hui who has served as interim CFO since his promotion to president and chief operating officer in August 2007.

Zaijian: KongZhong CEO Hangs Up Phone, Departs Post In China

Chinese mobile value-added services firm KongZhong (KONG) said that its co-founder Yunfan Zhou will resign from his position as CEO, effective October 13, 2008.

Linktone Tries New China Wireless Strategy With New Hire

Chinese wireless value-added services firm Linktone (LTON) has named Muliawan Guptha, currently a Linktone board member, as the company’s new chief strategy officer.

CDC Software Kills IPO Idea; CEO And CFO Flee Company

China’s CDC Corporation (CHINA) says the current poor market environment is the reason it has decided not to pursue a listing of its subsidiary CDC Software in the United States.

Focus Media Adds New CEO

Focus Media (FMCN) has appointed Dr. Tan Zhi, formerly president of Focus Media, as its new chief executive officer.