John Y. Liu

non-executive, independent

Picture John Liu



Singaporean citizen


Doctor of Philosophy, Traffic Engineering & Network Management, Technical University of Denmark (DK)

Master's Degree, Operation Research, Technical University of Denmark (DK)

Bachelor of Science, Mathematics, Beijing Normal University (CN)


Afiniti: From October 2020 until April 2022 CEO China

Voss (US): January – June 2020 Interim CEO

Wanda Internet Technology Group (CN): 2016 – 2018 Group Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Qihoo 360* (CN): 2014 – 2015 Chief Business Officer

Google* (US): 2008 – 2013 Corporate Vice President and President Greater China

SK Telecom* (KR): 2002 – 2007 Chief Executive Officer China

FreeMarkets (US): 2000 – 2001 General Manager Greater China

SITA Communications (CH): 1999 – 2000 General Manager China Operations

Lion Group (MY): 1997 – 1999 General Manager Telecom Division

Singapore Telecommunications* (SG): 1994 – 1997 Country Director Greater China

External activities and interests

Pixelworks* Inc. (US): Since September 2022 independent non-executive Director

Digital China Holdings* ​​​​​​​(HK): Since 2014 independent non-executive Director, Chairman of the Remuneration Committee of the Board

Beijing Normal University Education Fund (CN): 2013 –2020 Member of the Board of Trustees

China Eastern Airlines* (CN): 2014 – 2018 independent non-executive Director

ARM Holdings (UK): 2014 – 2016 independent non-executive Director

TTP Communications (UK): 2005 – 2007 independent non-executive Director

* listed company