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Alex Yung

Corporate Vice President and Managing Director,
AWS Greater China

Alex is leading the business team to set up AWS China. He is responsible for the development and execution of business development strategy, sales and marketing strategy for AWS in Greater China.

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers more than one million enterprise, government and start-up business and organizations in over 190 countries around the world. Launched in 2006, Amazon Web Services officially began offering developer customers access to web services – now widely known as cloud computing or utility computing – based on Amazon’s own back-end technology platform.

Before joining AWS, Alex was with Dell for over 8 years. During the tenure, he held positions such as global VP, China VP and General Manager, in managing various customer segments (consumer, SMB, large enterprise and public sector) and across all product and services lines (consumer products, enterprise servers/storage/software and consulting services) in different period of time. His geographic responsibilities covered greater China region and Korea. His last job has successfully grown the Public and Large Enterprise segment from # 5 position to #2 position among all Dell global subsidiaries.

In the early part of his career, Alex worked for the Cable and Wireless and PCCW in Asia Pacific region. He was initially responsible for the design and development of real-time command & control systems for public transportation systems and public services in the greater China region. Then, he moved on to build an organization to commercialize the command & control system in partnership with companies like Avaya/AT&T and Nortel. In the later part of his tenure with PCCW, he was one of the co-founder responsible for establishing the outsourcing and consulting business, thru JVs and partnership, on call center/BPO and CRM, in Asia region, covering greater China and south East Asia.

For 10 years, Amazon Web Services has been the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform. AWS offers over 90 fully featured services for compute, storage, networking, database, analytics, application services, deployment, management, developer, mobile, Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI), security, hybrid and enterprise applications, from 42 Availability Zones (AZs) across 16 geographic regions in the U.S., Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, India, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Singapore, and the UK. AWS services are trusted by millions of active customers around the world monthly — including the fastest growing startups, largest enterprises, and leading government agencies — to power their infrastructure, make them more agile, and lower costs. To learn more about AWS, visit https://aws.amazon.com.

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