Edward Tian

Wounds of the Revolution – David Brooks

The New York Times’ columnist David Brooks writes about Internet entrepreneur Edward Tian as an example of the generation who came of age during the Cultural Revolution: By the early 1990s, Deng Xiaoping’s reforms were beginning to transform China, the Internet was beginning to transform the world and Tian seized the historical moment. He and […]

“Survival of the Fittest” in China Netcom – Edward Tian

From The BusinessWeekly Online: CEO Edward Tian discusses the challenges of running the state-owned telco and the “50% business and 50% politics balance” it entails As chief executive of China Netcom, the country’s second-largest fixed-line carrier, 42-year-old Edward Tian has learned the delicate art of keeping foreign investors happy while answering to the company’s ultimate […]



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