Prior to joining Alibaba in 2000, PORTER ERISMAN worked for Ogilvy & Mather in Beijing. From 2000-2008, Porter worked as a Vice President at Alibaba.com and Alibaba Group, at various times leading the company's international website operations, international marketing, and corporate affairs as one of the company's first American employees. He is the writer/director of Crocodile in the Yangtze, an award-winning documentary about the rise of Alibaba and its famous founder, Jack Ma. An expert on ecommerce in emerging markets, he has consulted to ecommerce companies in Africa, Asia and Latin America. He lives in Shanghai, China.
Erisman is the bestselling author of Alibaba’s World: How a Remarkable Chinese Company is Changing the Face of Global Business.
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Porter Erisman shares his insider account of what it was like working with Alibaba frontman Jack Ma, what's in store for the uber successful company, and why we should be paying close attention.Share This