Alibaba Cloud chief scientist Min Wanli quits, starts new VC firm

Min Wanli, the chief machine intelligence scientist at Alibaba Cloud, has tendered his resignation after six years with the e-commerce giant to set up a venture capital firm, according to a farewell letter obtained by Chinese media.

In the letter, Wan revealed that he has created a venture capital firm that seeks to integrate cloud computing and artificial intelligence into the periphery of traditional industries – manufacturing, agriculture, and medical care.

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