Dowson Tong

Senior Executive Vice President and President of Social Network Group
Tencent

Tong Tao Sang, Senior Executive Vice President and President of Social Network Group, joined the Company in 2005. Mr. Tong started as a technical architect, and led the product development of social network platform of the Company, Qzone. Since May 2012, Mr. Tong has been responsible for the QQ instant messaging and social networking platforms, QQ Music, VIP subscriptions, the open-platform and cloud services. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Tong worked in Sendmail, Inc. managing the product development of operator-scale messaging systems. Mr. Tong also worked in Oracle on the development and testing of Oracle Server and Oracle Applications. Mr. Tong received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in 1994 and a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 1997.