Brian Wong is an entrepreneur and evangelist of the digital economy, with over 20 years of management experience in e-commerce and digital media. As the company’s 52nd employee, Brian recently served as Alibaba Group Vice President of Global Initiatives where he led the creation and management of international programs for governments and entrepreneurs to demonstrate how e-commerce can promote inclusive development in emerging markets. During his sixteen-year tenure with the firm, Brian served as the Special Assistant to the Chairman for international affairs, Executive Director of the Alibaba Global Leadership Academy (AGLA), and led Alibaba.com's global sales and marketing operations. Brian was selected as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, is a China Fellow with the Aspen Institute, and is a member of the Committee of 100. He is completing his first book titled, “The Tao of Alibaba,” which is scheduled to be released in the fall of 2022 under Hachette imprint Public Affairs.
Brian currently is the Managing Director of Seacliff Partners Limited and Founder and Chairman of RADII Media (www.radiichina.com).