SVP, Sam's Club E-Commerce and CBEC
Presentation: The New Function and Form of the Physical Assets - A Case Study of Walmart & JD.com’s Partnership
Zhiyu Chen assumed his duty as Walmart China Vice President, Sam’s Club E-Commerce since July 2017, and later Zhiyu’s role has been expanded to lead Sam’s Club E-Commerce, Marketing and Membership. In March 2018, Zhiyu has been promoted to Senior Vice President, taking on expanded responsibilities for Sam’s Club E-Commerce, Marketing, Membership and Cross Border E-Commerce (CBEC), overseeing and developing Sam’s Club E-Commerce program in China and CBEC business. Including Sam’s APP, Sam’s JD Flagship Store, Sam’s WeChat etc.
Prior to his current role, Zhiyu held several positions at Alibaba Group including Chief Commercial and Product Officer of Aliexpress, Head of Alipay International Financial Products etc. Prior to Alibaba Group, Zhiyu was VP, Transactional FX at Barclays Bank.
Zhiyu has a degree in Engineering from Zhejiang University and a post graduate degree in Biomedical Engineering from Oxford University, UK.