Where is Alibaba Corporate office Headquarters
Alibaba Headquarters Address and Contact
Alibaba Headquarters Location & Directions
Alibaba Headquarters Executive Team
(executive vice chairman)
J. Michael Evans
About Alibaba, History and Headquarters Information
Alibaba Group was incorporated by Jack Ma and Peng Lei in 1999 and is based in Hangzhou, Zhejiang. It began as an e-commerce site called Alibaba.com. In 2003 they introduced Alipay, Taobao Marketplace, Alimama.com, and Lynx. They worked really hard and made use of different technologies to secure a place in the Chinese e-commerce market. Yahoo! also invested in Alibaba and purchased a 40% share in the company for around US$1 billion in 2005. In 2007, Alibaba.com was launched as a public corporation at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange but was later removed in 2012.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited is a Chinese multinational company which operates as a holding company. The company offers a wide variety of services which include business-to-consumer (B2C), consumer-to-consumer (C2C), and business-to-business (B2B) sales services via web portals. Along with these services, they also offer cloud computing services, electronic payment services, and shopping search engines. It owns and manages a number of separate businesses across the globe in various fields such as e-commerce, internet infrastructure, and internet content and online financial. It has been featured on the Fortune magazine as one of the world's most admired companies. Alibaba Group Holding provides its line of products and services around the globe.