In this lighthearted interview, Jack Ma, the charismatic founder of Alibaba and one of China’s richest people, discusses his philosophy on rejection, success and the future of e-commerce with US talk-show host Charlie Rose. Though Ma skirts the question of Chinese government protectionism, he appears humble and determined. getAbstract believes entrepreneurs and innovators in need of inspiration will appreciate the candid story of Ma’s journey.
In this summary, you will learn
- How Chinese entrepreneur Jack Ma founded the e-commerce site Alibaba,
- What challenges Alibaba faced at the beginning and
- What plans Ma has for Alibaba in the future.
About the Speaker
Jack Ma is the founder and executive chairman of Alibaba, a Chinese e-commerce company.