On 26 March representatives of Bitmain formally announced the appointment of Haichao Wang as CEO. Haichao, not only has a huge experience in the chip industry, but also successfully led multiple departments of the company. In the leadership are confident that, with the passion of a new Director General manufacturer of mining equipment to provide customers with new and better products and services.
The official statement also says that Mikri Zhang and Cihan Wu will continue to hold positions of Directors in strategic development.
The new CEO was formerly the CEO of team products in Bitmain. As reported 8BTC, a transition period began in December last year. Nevertheless, the company carefully conceal any information about Haichao, thereby causing the community not only curiosity but also suspicion. Earlier, local newspaper South China Morning Post reported that Haichao graduated from Tsinghua University. After training, he’s almost 7 years worked in the company Avalink.
According to the website of the van on LinkedIn, the grocery team to Bitmain, he headed for nearly two years. During this time he managed to set up unit of the design of the product and increase the production 10 times.
The van 9 years of experience in research, development and chip production. How did you find the journalists, as Director he is going to keep the vector on cryptocurrency and chips for artificial intelligence. In addition, the planned creation of separate units for mining equipment, AI, bitcoin mining farms and pools. Only after the implementation of these medium-term plans, the company will submit a repeated application on carrying out IPO.
Recall that the previous application Bitmain has not been considered – the term expires 25 March 2019.