Posts Tagged ‘Lei Jun’

Xiaomi Builds Upon “Close” Tech Relationship With Kingsoft In China

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi and security software provider Kingsoft jointly announced that the two companies will invest to build a technology industrial park in the Haidian district of Beijing to establish a mobile Internet ecosystem. In the future, Xiaomi and Kingsoft will both locate their headquarters in this industrial park. Lei Jun, who is founder […]


Kingsoft Chairman Buys Additional 2.5% Stake For HKD190 Million

Lei Jun, chairman of Kingsoft, has reportedly bought an additional 2.5% stake in the company for about HKD190 million. According to a report published by Kingsoft, upon the completion of the acquisition, Lei will become the largest individual shareholder of Kingsoft, replacing Tencent. The report said that Lei will buy 29.325 million Kingsoft shares from […]


China’s Kingsoft Integrates Keniu To Form Kingsoft Network

Kingsoft Internet Security Software Holdings Limited, the Internet security subsidiary of Kingsoft, has announced that it has merged with Keniu Network, a Chinese security software provider, and formed an independent company named Kingsoft Network. Fu Sheng, CEO of Keniu, will be the new CEO of Kingsoft Network; Wang Xin, CEO of Kingsoft Internet Security, will […]


Kingsoft Confirms Establishment Of Independent Security Company In China

Chinese software and online game provider Kingsoft has confirmed that it will formally announce the partition of its security business and the establishment of an independent security company named Beijing Kingsoft Security Software Company Limited on April 15, 2010.
With the establishment of the new security company, Kingsoft will launch the 2011 edition of its anti-virus […]


Kingsoft Earmarks CNY1 Billion To Build Headquarters In Zhuhai

Chinese software provider Kingsoft plans to invest CNY1 billion to build a 96,000-square-meter headquarters and research center in Zhuhai, Guangdong province.


Former Kingsoft CEO Appointed President Of UCWEB

UCWEB Technology, a Chinese mobile phone software technology provider, has formally announced that Lei Jun, former CEO of Kingsoft, will become the company’s new president.


Kingsoft Reports Revenue Up 42%, Ex-CEO Returns

Kingsoft has released its Q2 financial report and interim report, which say that the company’s revenue increased by 42% to CNY346.8 billion in the first half of 2008 with online games and software contributing 66% and 34% of the total revenue, respectively.