The Beijing News (Reporter Liang Chen Lu Yifu) On the evening of September 8, the Beijing News confirmed that Alibaba Chairman Ma Yun will announce the company's inheritance plan next Monday (September 10). In an interview with the South China Morning Post, Ma Yun said that this is a plan that has been carefully prepared for 10 years, so that the younger generation can succeed, and solve the problem of corporate inheritance and development. It is not the media report that “retired” or “ld” ;retirement”.
Alibaba responded to the reporter's report that the above news is no problem, but there is no more news to disclose.
It is reported that next Monday is Ma Yun’s 54th birthday and also the Chinese Teacher’s Day.
The company's heritage will be invested in education, environment and public welfare after the planning plan is announced.
Ma Yun recently said in an interview with the South China Morning Post, "I sat down with our seniors 10 years ago and asked what should I do if Alibaba didn't have it? I am very proud of Alibaba's current governance system, corporate culture and continuous flow. The talent ladder allowed me to walk away without causing damage. ”
However, Ma Yun denied that this time point announced that the inheritance plan is related to the changes in China's business environment. He said that this is a systematic plan, and he hopes that time will be devoted to education, environment and public welfare.
This is not the first time Ma Yun has announced that he will be engaged in education and environmental protection in the future. As early as January 15, 2013, when Ma Yun announced his resignation as CEO, he said that he was responsible for non-executive work such as strategic decision-making when he was the chairman of the board of directors.
“From 12 o'clock this evening, I will not be the CEO. From tomorrow, business is my voter. & rdquo; On May 10, 2013, on the stage of Taobao's 10th anniversary celebration, Ma Yun officially handed over the CEO position to Lu Zhaoyu. Since that day, Lu Zhaoyu has become the new CEO of Alibaba Group, and Ma Yun has served as the chairman of the board of directors. Ma Yun said that he will be engaged in environmental protection and education in the future.
In an interview with the media at the time, he talked about issues such as values, corruption, and family. Subsequently, Alibaba Group's restructuring was established, and 25 business divisions were established. The Group's Strategic Executive Committee represented the group in charge of the related business division.
From Taobao to the three to the seven swords, and now, Alibaba has repeatedly adjusted the organizational structure of the company to adapt to new business development. After Ma Yun stepped down as CEO, the business continued to be refined, decentralized, and promoted.
On July 11, 2017, Alibaba announced the establishment of “Five New Executive Committee”, ant Jinfu CEO Jing Xiandong was appointed as “Five New” Vice Chairman of the Executive Committee. Other members include: Tong Wenhong, Shao Xiaofeng, Wang Shuai, Zhang Jianfeng, Zhao Ying, Ni Xingjun, Wu Zeming, Jiang Fan, Wan Lin, Jing Jie, etc. Among them, there are many senior employees of Ali.
At present, the CEO of Alibaba Group is Zhang Yong, and other core business lines are also managed by many senior executives, including Tao Fan, the president of Jiang Tao, who had joined the alliance with Ali, and the president of Tmall, Jing Jie, who has a fast-moving background. Successive Zhang Yong; Alibaba Cloud President Hu Xiaoming once built Ali Small Loan; B2B Business Group President Dai Shan is one of the founders and serves as the legal representative of the group; Yang Weidong, the current president of the Cultural Entertainment Group, and concurrently the CEO of Ali Music.
On September 5, 2018, Ma Yun attended the Ali Public Welfare Day Education Forum and gave a speech at the end. Different from the past, this time he did not release the manuscript, but took the reminder board. He said that because he once worked in the education industry, he benefited from the development process of Alibaba. For business, "I originally wanted to play for two years, but for 20 years."
Also in this speech, Ma Yun announced that in the next few years, he will return to education and put all his energy and ideas into education, which he believes is crucial.
Ma Yun no longer acts as an Alipay company
It is worth mentioning that on August 29, the industrial and commercial materials showed that Alipay (China) Information Technology Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as: Alipay information) has changed, Ma Yun is no longer a corporate legal person, and Ye Yuqing takes over, Ye Yuqing is a director. Chang Congxin, general manager, Cai Chongxin also withdrew from the post of director.
After the change of Alipay information legal person, there are 21 companies that Ma Yun still holds as legal person, but there are only 5 companies in operation, namely Beijing Alibaba Information Technology Co., Ltd., Hangzhou Kunbao Investment Consulting Co., Ltd., Zhejiang Alibaba Microfinance Co., Ltd., Hangzhou Yunhuang Investment Management Co., Ltd. and Hangzhou Yunbo Investment Consulting Co., Ltd.
In addition, Ma has 47 executives, including Zhejiang Ant Micro Finance Services Group Co., Ltd., Huayi Brothers Media Co., Ltd. and Alipay (China) Network Technology Co., Ltd.; in addition, he is also a venture capital investment in Hangzhou Ali. 25 shareholders of the company still operating in the company.