is EVP of R&D, Suning Commerce Group and GM, Suning Research
Joshua Xiang has over 20 years of experience in software, networking and Internet industry. He is currently Executive Vice President of R&D at Suning Commerce Group and General Manager of Suning Research where he is leading technology innovation and research.
Before joining Suning, Joshua was CTO of Secoo, China’s largest luxury e-Commerce company. Prior to that, Joshua was Director of Technology Strategy & Technical Advisor to the chairman of Microsoft Asia Pacific R&D Group, responsible for overall technology strategy and collaboration. Prior to that, he was principal Group Program Manager of Microsoft Cloud & Enterprise engineering group, leading Internet of Things (IOT) and Windows Embedded product definition, development and project management.
Prior to Microsoft, he was engineering director at Trend Micro’s Silicon Valley R&D center, responsible for security software and service strategy, development and technology incubation. Before that, he held senior technical and management positions at Cisco, CA, Dell and several Silicon Valley start-ups.
Joshua is a recognized opinion leader in great China region and a frequent speaker in technology forums in China and Silicon Valley. He has a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Wuhan University and master’s degree in computer science from University of Pittsburgh.