Netease Technologies News, June 19, Tencent announced two appointments in an internal post today. As vice president of the company, Lai Zhiming appointed the chairman of Infinium Limited (Yifeng Limited), a Hong Kong virtual bank sponsored by Tencent Investment, and no longer served as the head of Tencent's financial technology business. In May, Infinium was granted a virtual banking licence issued by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority. At the same time, Lin Haifeng was promoted to vice president of the company, fully responsible for the management and development of Tencent's financial technology business (FiT line), and no longer served as the joint head of the investment and merger department.
Lai Zhiming joined Tencent in 2009 and has made great strategic contributions to Tencent's construction of payment infrastructure and financial open ecology. In the field of payment, we should seize the opportunity of quick payment, lay a solid foundation for overtaking the mobile payment curve and gaining the commanding height of the industry, and successfully set up a financial ecological system with payment as the entry point, covering multiple fields such as financial management, securities, banking, block chain and so on. Tencent Finance Communications started from scratch, with more than 150 million users and more than 600 billion funds. As a key link in Tencent's smart city layout, the number of passengers has exceeded 70 million nationwide, covering more than 120 cities such as Beijing, Shenzhen and Shanghai. Tencent block chain has also taken the lead in breaking through the scene in the field of electronic invoices. At present, Shenzhen has accumulated more than 1 million invoices, amounting to more than 1.5 billion yuan, which has become the benchmark of the industry.
At the same time, the construction of Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao Bay Area into a world-class Bay Area is a new era opportunity, and financial science and technology is expected to play an important pivotal role. In May this year, Lai Zhiming led Infinium to successfully apply for a virtual banking licence issued by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority. The appointment of chairman of Infinium means that Tencent will further strengthen its financial and technological layout in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao Dawan District. As a key part of its business in Hong Kong, virtual bank undertakes the important task of Exploring Innovation and tackling difficulties.
Lin Haifeng joined Tencent in 2010 and has rich management experience in finance, strategy, investment, operation and other fields. During his Tencent term, Lin Haifeng led Tencent's equity investment at home and abroad, responsible for financial technology, e-commerce, digital content, enterprise services and other related businesses. He has promoted several major investment and industry integration, such as Jingdong, Readingwen, Tencent music, micro-insurance, American delegation review, Pingduo, Tongcheng Yilong, Gaoteng Fund and so on. (An orange)<#comment>#comment><#comment>#comment>