Xunlei Limited

Management Team

Biography PhotoMr. Sean Shenglong Zou
Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Sean Shenglong Zou is our co-founder and has been our chief executive officer and chairman since our inception in February 2005. Mr. Zou is an expert in distributed computing. Mr. Zou pioneered the theory of content-based multimedia indexing technology and resource discovery network that provides time-saving online experience for internet users and has led our company to revolutionize traditional internet acceleration by the technology and network. Mr. Zou received a master’s degree in computer science from Duke University in the U.S. in 1998 and a bachelor’s degree in computer science from University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1997.

Mr. Sean Shenglong Zou
Chief Executive Officer


Mr. Sean Shenglong Zou is our co-founder and has been our chief executive officer and chairman since our inception in February 2005. Mr. Zou is an expert in distributed computing. Mr. Zou pioneered the theory of content-based multimedia indexing technology and resource discovery network that provides time-saving online experience for internet users and has led our company to revolutionize traditional internet acceleration by the technology and network. Mr. Zou received a maste... 

Biography PhotoMr. Lei Chen
Co - Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Lei Chen has been our co-chief executive officer since November 2015. Prior to that, Mr. Chen has been our chief technology officer since November 2014. Prior to joining us, Mr. Chen was the chief executive officer of Tencent Cloud Computing (Beijing) Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Tencent Holdings Limited, or Tencent, where he spearheaded Tencent’s cloud computing, open platform and social advertisement efforts. He joined Tencent in 2010. Before becoming the chief executive officer of Tencent Cloud Computing (Beijing) Ltd., he served as manager of Tencent’s cloud platform division and deputy general manager of its open platform and social advertising platform divisions. Mr. Chen also worked at Google and Microsoft before joining Tencent, creating data storage and e-commerce applications. Mr. Chen holds a bachelor of science degree in computer science and technology from Tsinghua University, and a master’s degree in computer science from the University of Texas at Austin.

Mr. Lei Chen
Co - Chief Executive Officer


Mr. Lei Chen has been our co-chief executive officer since November 2015. Prior to that, Mr. Chen has been our chief technology officer since November 2014. Prior to joining us, Mr. Chen was the chief executive officer of Tencent Cloud Computing (Beijing) Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Tencent Holdings Limited, or Tencent, where he spearheaded Tencent’s cloud computing, open platform and social advertisement efforts. He joined Tencent in 2010. Before becoming the chief exe... 

Biography PhotoMr. Peng Huang
Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Peng Huang has been our chief operating officer since September 2013, and currently oversees our business operation and strategic cooperation. Mr. Huang joined us in 2009 as a vice president, and also became the general manager of our member subscription department in 2011. From 2006 to 2009, Mr. Peng worked as a general vice president for PPTV. From 1996 to 2001, Mr. Peng was the director of the Shanghai office of Shenzhen Huawei Technology Co., Ltd. and general manager of Shanghai Huawei Company. Mr. Huang received a master’s degree in communications and electronic system from the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China in 1992 and a bachelor’s degree in wireless engineering from Northwestern Polytechnical University of China in 1987.

Mr. Peng Huang
Chief Operating Officer


Mr. Peng Huang has been our chief operating officer since September 2013, and currently oversees our business operation and strategic cooperation. Mr. Huang joined us in 2009 as a vice president, and also became the general manager of our member subscription department in 2011. From 2006 to 2009, Mr. Peng worked as a general vice president for PPTV. From 1996 to 2001, Mr. Peng was the director of the Shanghai office of Shenzhen Huawei Technology Co., Ltd. and general manager o... 

Biography PhotoMr. Tao Thomas Wu
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Tao Thomas Wu has been our chief financial officer since November 2013. Prior to joining our company, Mr. Wu had served as the chief financial officer of Noah Holdings Limited, a U.S. listed company, since 2010. Prior to that, Mr. Wu spent nearly 20 years working in the financial services sector. Most recently, Mr. Wu was a senior portfolio manager with AllianceBerstein L.P. in the United States and a senior analyst with Moody’s Investors Services in New York. Mr. Wu previously also worked in investment banks, primarily with JPMorgan Chase & Co. in New York and Singapore. Mr. Wu received his master’s degree in public administration from Syracuse University in 1992 and his bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Grinnell College in May 1987.

Mr. Tao Thomas Wu
Chief Financial Officer


Mr. Tao Thomas Wu has been our chief financial officer since November 2013. Prior to joining our company, Mr. Wu had served as the chief financial officer of Noah Holdings Limited, a U.S. listed company, since 2010. Prior to that, Mr. Wu spent nearly 20 years working in the financial services sector. Most recently, Mr. Wu was a senior portfolio manager with AllianceBerstein L.P. in the United States and a senior analyst with Moody’s Investors Services in New York. Mr. Wu previ...