Peng Lei – Alibaba CEO Jack Ma’s right-hand woman for nearly two decades – has been instrumental in establishing Alibaba’s core company culture and turning Alibaba’s online finance branch into a business worth $100 billion. In 2016, Peng ranked 34th on the Forbes list of the 100 Most Powerful Women. As Peng Lei leaves her position to focus on Alibaba’s pursuits in Southeast Asia, Tang Yi – a writer for Cha Zuo MBA’s WeChat wemedia account – reflects on Peng’s successful 19-year run at Alibaba and breaks down what you can learn from her legacy. getAbstract recommends this article to anyone who works for a tough boss.
In this summary, you will learn
- How to be irreplaceable in the workplace,
- What Peng Lei achieved during her tenure as “chief people officer” at Alibaba and
- What Peng did to make herself invaluable to Alibaba.
About the Author
Tang Yi is a writer for Cha Zuo MBA, a WeChat wemedia account focused on career advice, workplace acumen and China's job market.