Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) shares have plunged over 46% in New York since the year began but could the appointment of Trudy Dai, a founding member of the company, as in charge of domestic e-commerce be a game-changer?
Who Is Turdy Shan Dai? Dai, a bachelor’s degree holder from Hangzhou Institute of Electrical Engineering joined Alibaba in 1999 and her career has spanned across Alibaba.com, 1688.com, AliExpress, Taobao among others.
Dai takes over as the chief of domestic e-commerce from Jiang Fan next month. Jiang will head the company's international e-commerce operations — made up of consumer and wholesale business units such as AliExpress and Lazada.
Alibaba founder Jack Ma is the former English teacher of Dai, …
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