HANGZHOU, China, June 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Yunji Inc. (“Yunji” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: YJ), a leading membership-based social e-commerce platform, today announced that Mr. Jun Zhang has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer of the Company to oversee the Company’s supply chain management, and Ms. Jianjian Hu, former Chief Operating Officer, has been appointed as Chief Marketing Officer of the Company to lead operations and marketing for the Company’s mobile app.
Mr. Jun Zhang has over a decade of experience in retail and e-commerce. Prior to joining Yunji, he served as a general manager of Alibaba’s Tmall 3C Unit starting in 2007, where he was responsible for multiple segments of business operations. Mr. Zhang was also one of the founding members of Tmall, where he participated in system construction for commodity category management and design, platform operations, and marketing. Prior to joining Alibaba, Mr. Zhang served as China Operations Manager of Bertelsmann’s book business. Mr. Zhang graduated from Hubei Radio and TV University.
Mr. Shanglue Xiao, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Yunji, commented, “We are very pleased to welcome Mr. Jun Zhang to our management team. The appointment of Mr. Jun Zhang as Chief Operating Officer and Ms. Jianjian Hu as Chief Marketing Officer will help to improve our supply chain management and enhance our mobile user app experience. Their experience and expertise will be a good fit to these positions and I look forward to their close collaboration to further strengthen Yunji’s operational efficiency.”
About Yunji Inc.
Yunji Inc. is a leading social e-commerce platform in China that has pioneered a unique, membership-based model to leverage the power of social interactions. The Company’s e-commerce platform offers high-quality products at attractive prices across a wide variety of categories catering to the day-to-day needs of Chinese consumers. In addition, the Company uses advanced technologies including big data and artificial intelligence to optimize user experience and incentivize members to promote the platform as well as share products with their social contacts. Through deliberate product curation, centralized merchandise sourcing, and efficient supply chain management, Yunji has established itself as a trustworthy e-commerce platform with high-quality products and exclusive membership benefits, including discounted prices.
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