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Jack Ma

Jack Ma Archives

Did Trump meeting trigger Jack Ma’s fall from grace in China?

Why Beijing reined in Jack Ma's empire, abruptly clipping the wings of corporate China's biggest star.

Retail appointments of the week

Alibaba founder Jack Ma reappears; Asos CEO, chairman step down; Lovisa CEO exits business after 12 years at the helm; W...

Alibaba executive says founder Jack Ma ‘lying low’

Jack Ma stepped down from Alibaba in 2019 but continued to loom large in the eyes of investors.

Jack Ma no longer China’s richest man after coming under Beijing’s scrutiny

Ma and his family had held the top spot for China's richest in the Hurun Global Rich List in 2020 and 2019.

Jack Ma resurfaces in online meeting after three-month absence

China's highest-profile entrepreneur had not appeared in public since late October, when he blasted China's regulatory ...

Retail news around the globe

Macy's shuts stores; where is Alibaba's Jack Ma; Tommy Hilfiger shines spotlight on BIPOC entrepreneurs and more.

Where on Earth is Jack Ma?

Magnate goes to ground as authorities focus on Alibaba, Ant Financial.

Alibaba founder Jack Ma reflects on 20 years at tech giant as he prepares to step aside

Alibaba founder Jack Ma has made his final appearance as executive chairman, as CEO Daniel Zhang takes the helm of the c...

Suning invests in Jack Ma-backed smart-retail fund Yunfeng

Chinese retailer Suning has invested US$129 million into Jack Ma-backed Yunfeng Capital’s third fund.

Jack Ma steps down from Alibaba divisions in ‘goodwill’ move

Alibaba founder Jack Ma has stepped back from active roles in five subsidiary companies.