Baidu to speed up promotion of younger talent as 53-year-old president Zhang Yaqin opts for retirement

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Baidu to speed up promotion of younger talent as 53-year-old president Zhang Yaqin opts for retirement

Baidu said it will promote more employees in their 20s and 30s to management as part of efforts to speed up leadership renewal at the search engine and autonomous driving company.As part of the plan, Zhang Yaqin, 53, its president of new business, opted for early retirement under a new programme for senior executives.Formerly a senior executive at Microsoft in Asia, Zhang joined Beijing-based Baidu in 2014, overseeing among other things the restructuring and commercialisation of its cloud and…

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