Rui Yu is the chief executive officer of JD Logistics. Mr. Yu joined JD.com in 2008, and has held multiple executive positions within the company and its retail and logistics business groups. In particular, Mr. Yu has extensive experience in operation and management in the logistics industry. He served as head of both the Central China and Eastern China logistics units, where he was instrumental in establishing the industry leading position of JD Logistics, while helping to steer its fast-paced development. Previously, Mr. Yu also served as head of JD.com's customer experience and service department, CEO of Yihaodian and chief human resources officer of JD.com. Mr. Yu has broad managerial experience and a comprehensive strategic vision, and is a leader trained and cultivated by JD.com. Mr. Yu holds an EMBA from China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), and a bachelor of laws from China University of Political Science and Law.
Dr. Bowen Zhou is Chair of JD Technology Committee. He joined JD.com in October 2017. Prior to joining JD.com, Dr. Zhou held several key leadership positions during his 15-year tenure at IBM's headquarter in New York, most recently serving as Director of the AI Foundations Lab at IBM Research, Chief Scientist of IBM Watson Group, and a Distinguished Engineer of IBM. An IEEE Fellow, Dr. Zhou publishes extensively and his main research areas span natural language processing，machine learning and other core AI fields; Dr. Zhou is particularly enthusiastic in developing various AI products and systems, broadly serving JD's both business and consumer customers on a daily basis. Dr. Zhou received a Ph.D. in Electrical & Computer Engineering from University of Colorado at Boulder, USA, and a Bachelor's degree from University of Science & Technology of China.