Qian Yi

Head, Tmall Global Business Development

Qian Yi is global business development and Key Account operation director for Tmall Global. In his current position, he works with various global brands to open flagship stores on Tmall Global and also working with brands and distributors to source high quality foreign products. Qian joined Alibaba in early 2015.  Led B2B global marketing and BD team to work with global strategic partners to create ecosystem that provides products and services to help SMBs to participate in global trade.

Prior to joining Alibaba, Qian was the Product Marketing Director in Samsung Electronics Canada, responsible for product marketing, marketing communication and supply chain team for its home appliance division.

Qian holds an MBA from University of British Columbia in Vancouver, and Bachelor of Commerce from McMaster University in Hamilton.