Google Makes Another China Hire

From the release: Johnny Chou will join Google as President, Sales and Business Development, Greater China. In this newly created role, Chou will be responsible for building Google's sales and channel businesses, and expanding the company's strategic partnerships in the region. Chou comes to Google from UT Starcom, where…

From the release:

Johnny Chou will join Google as President, Sales and Business

Development, Greater China. In this newly created role, Chou will be

responsible for building Google’s sales and channel businesses, and

expanding the company’s strategic partnerships in the region.

Chou comes to Google from UT Starcom, where he was President of the

company’s China Operations for the past 9 years, and brings over 20

years of diverse business management experience to Google. With the

addition of Chou and the recent hire of Dr. Kai-Fu Lee, Google has

brought together two of the most respected and experienced executives

in China and their hire is a reflection of Google’s commitment to the

Chinese market.

Google search for Johnny Chou.

Author: John Battelle

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