Mei Chen joined Alibaba Group to drive Alibaba’s expansion to Europe, help European companies expand to Asia and develop new revenue streams for Alibaba. In her role, Mei is capitalizing on her extensive experience in working with Fortune 500 companies in EMEA and the US in strategy, business development, sales and people management. Prior to Alibaba, Mei was leading the global efforts for Mobile App Developers at Google HQs, working with Sales, Marketing, Product and Legal teams to support developers and drive incremental revenue for Google. Prior to this, Mei was managing global sales programs to accelerate growth through improvements in Google’s productivity in acquiring new advertisers.
In her free time, Mei advises and helps startups in areas such as online marketing strategies, monetization and new go-to-market strategies, building on her experience of two startup ventures. Mei started her career in Marketing and Business Development for medical devices at General Electric (EMEA HQs). She holds a Bachelor degree in Finance from Carlos III University of Madrid (Spain) and studied at HEC Paris (France).