Richard Qiangdong Liu is an amazing leader who motivates people to do business the right way. He founded JD.com. This great company was founded in 2004 and he has served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer the entire time. One way that JD.com is different from other places is they source their goods directly from suppliers. This is how they are able to ensure that the items that they sell are authentic. This is one way they have gotten the trust that they wanted from their customers.
JD.com has risen to the be the number one company in online direct sales when it comes transaction volume. DUe to Richard Liu’s leadership, JD.com was the first Chinese internet company to make the Fortune 500 companies list. This was a huge win for the company. The 2011 China Economic Person of the Year was Richard Liu. Liu continues to shape the company so they will have continued success.