David Xueling Li


Mr. David Xueling Li

Chairman of the Board and Director, Chief Executive Officer

Mr. David Xueling Li is our co-founder and has been our chairman since August 2016. Mr. Li served as our chief executive officer since our inception to August 2016 and as our acting chief executive officer from May 2017 to April 2019. Currently, Mr. Li serves as our chief executive officer and also oversees our Bigo business. Mr. Li focuses on our broader corporate strategy and the development of new and emerging applications and products. Furthermore, Mr. Li is in charge of overseeing the business operations of Bigo. Before founding our company, Mr. Li worked at Netease.com, Inc. from July 2003 to April 2005 and served as its chief editor. In 2000, Mr. Li founded CFP.cn, a website that provided a copyright trading platform for journalists and amateur photographers. Mr. Li received a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from Renmin University of China in 1997.