Dr. Gang Lu is the founder and CEO of TechNode.com, the leading tech media website in China covering Chinese technology and startups. He is one of the most recognized influencers from China in the global tech space. Started as Dr. Gang Lu’s personal blog, TechNode has become an influential and very respected international innovation platform in China, with six business units including TN Media (Chinese and English Tech Media), TN Inno (Corporate Innovation Services), TN Global (Asia and Global Business), TN Events (Branding and Event Services), TN Data (Startup Ecosystem Data Analysis) and TN VC (Venture Capital and Financing Services). Through these initiatives, TechNode supports and bridges the startup ecosystem between China and the rest of the world.
Dr. Lu got his PhD in wireless communications from the University of Sheffield, UK. Dr. Lu was honored with “1000 Talents Plan” of Shanghai in 2017 and Entrepreneurial Award of 2017-18 British Alumni Awards. He used to work for Netvibes as business development director, Asia and Dialogue Communications, UK as a R&D engineer.