Hank Liu is Co-Founder and Vice Chairman of LeEco. In this role, Hank supervises the company’s branding communications, and oversees all external cooperation and investments, as well as mergers and acquisitions at the enterprise group level.
Together with Yueting Jia in 2004, Hank Liu co-founded LeEco, and serves as the Vice Chairman and Co-Founder of the group organization. He also takes on the prominent role of managing LeEco’s investor, government, and celebrity relations.
In 2015, Hank founded the LeEco Internet Ecosystem Researching Institute, an organization focused on analyzing and exploring innovative business models based on the internet ecosystem, and was awarded the distinctive title of Chinese Internet Person of the Year 2015.
Prior to co-founding LeEco, Hank was a journalist at China Radio International for 6 years, with notable career achievements that include being the youngest Chinese journalist to have ever reported from the North and South Poles. Hank received his Bachelors in Journalism at the Communication University of China, and Masters in International Economic Law at the University of International Business and Economics.