Zhou Shouzi, the new CFO who has just switched from Xiaomi to Bytedance, will also serve as TikTok CEO


Zhou Shouzi

Tencent

Zhou Shouzi, the former president of Xiaomi’s international department, who has just switched jobs to Bytedance as the CFO, now has another identity.It was officially announced not long ago that he would comeAlso serves as the CEO of TikTok Post. Vanessa Pappas, who has served as the interim person in charge after the departure of the former CEO of TikTok, Kevin Mayer, will be in charge of the company’s COO in the future.

“Zhou Shouzi is very familiar with the company and the industry. He has worked in the technology field for more than ten years and led the investment in ByteDance very early.” ByteDance CEO Zhang Yiming said, “As TikTok CEO, Zhou Shouzi will Mainly responsible for corporate governance and long-term business planning.”

Regarding his new role, Zhou Shouzi said that he was “honoured to take on this important task.” At the same time, he also said that he “will work together with Vanessa to promote the development of TikTok into an inspired and creative global community.” But that said. , Zhou Shouzi’s top priority is to solve the problem of TikTok’s legitimate survival in the United States. Although the Biden administration is not as aggressive as the Trump administration in the past, TikTok may still be banned at any time, which is ultimately not conducive to the long-term development of the company.

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