Internet entrepreneur Richard Liu is the founder and CEO of JD.com, which is one of the largest E-commerce companies in the world. He is also one of the wealthiest people in Hong Kong, and one of the most successful billionaires in the tech industry. With his direction Mr. Liu, JD.com has arisen to become a driving force in the tech industry. The company has the largest drone delivery system in the world and has more than 300 million active users.
Richard Liu was born in Northern China and went to earn an EMBA from China Europe International Business School, with a degree in sociology, but most of his time was spent learning computer programming. He established his company, JIngDong in 1998, but it wasn’t until 2004 when he launched its online platform JD.com, which specializes in integrating online shopping with customer data, to create a more convenient and enjoyable online shopping experience.