Friday December 13, 2019

Alibaba boss tells staff to focus on the big picture

30th August, 2015
4
Daniel Zhang, chief executive of Alibaba, has told his employees they must shift their focus from the stock market to customers

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba saw its share price fall below its initial public offering price for the first time last week. However, Alibaba chief executive Daniel Zhang wrote an email to staff urging them to “forget about the stock prices”.

“This is not the first time that the global stock market has plunged. It is not the last time, either. I hope everyone can shift the focus from the stock market to customers....

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Mortgage gouging by banks does not serve society well

Matt Cooper | 3 weeks ago