In his next act, Jack Ma will focus on what he says he does best.
Even Bill Gates and Warren Buffett could learn this move from Jack Ma.
Jeff Richards, GGV Capital managing partner and an early backer of Alibaba, joins 'Squawk Alley' to weigh in on Alibaba CEO Jack Ma leaving the company next year and why he's not worried for the company.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on Alibaba's Jack Ma deciding to step down from his role in a year and what the Chinese tech giant will be like after his departure.
Chinese entrepreneur Jack Ma shared an important lesson in leadership when he decided to step down as chairman of Alibaba, the technology giant he created.
Alibaba said on Monday that Jack Ma will hand the company chairmanship to chief executive officer Daniel Zhang staring September 10, 2019. Gil Luria of D.A. Davidson & Co weighs in.
Jack Ma will continue as executive chairman of the company for the next 12 months to ensure a smooth transition, Alibaba said.
On Monday, Ma will reportedly unveil his plans to prepare younger executives to eventually lead the e-commerce giant.
The New York Times reports that Ma is retiring as China's business environment has soured, with Beijing and state-owned enterprises increasingly playing more interventionist roles with companies.
Outwit and outthink your own best ideas, products and services.
When it comes to those who helped shape him into the billionaire businessman he is today, Bill Gates credits an often unsung group: his teachers.
These models start as low as $7,100.
Alibaba has a market capitalization of about $463 billion and its stock price rose around 3.6 percent this year.
The Seattle-based coffee chain will partner with Alibaba's food delivery unit, Ele.me, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Starbucks' outgoing Executive Chairman Howard Schultz said a recent slowdown in China would be short-lived.
Alibaba’s Jack Ma calls bitcoin a possible bubble
Jack Ma may be seen today as an e-commerce visionary, but the billionaire businessman revealed he was first inspired to build his empire by the dreams of another Asian icon.
Ant Financial Services is shifting its main focus to technology services and away from payments and consumer finance.
You may not know about it, but Jack Ma's Taobao University knows all about you, according to one e-commerce entrepreneur who attended.
The Tencent CEO started out making $176 a month and now has a net worth of $45 billion.