David has more than 15 years of working experience in IT industry and over 11 years managerial experience, including 5 years senior executive experience in Baidu. David was Chief Operating Officer of Baidu from 2002 to 2007, in charge of the company’s overall operations. He is familiar with Internet, software and IT consulting in different business segments, and he specializes in business operation, sales, marketing, and corporate management. Prior to joining Baidu, David was Vice President of Han Consulting where he focused on business development and sales. Han consulting was the largest local consulting company providing management consulting, IT consulting and system implementation. Before that, David co-founded Original Power Information Technology Co., Ltd. and acted as CEO in 2001. From 1997 to 2000, David was Vice President of UFSoft Group, which is the largest software company in China. During his time at UFSoft, David won honors such as “Best Employee of UFSoft” and “Outstanding Contribution to UFSoft of the Decade”. David started his career at Beijing Yaqi Computer Co. in 1993 as Account Manager and General Manager of Beijing Branch. David graduated from Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics in 1992.