Jack Ma a hard act to follow

Alibaba founder's departure should raise questions about leadership at other tech groups

Mr Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba, is stepping aside at a time when the company has never looked stronger.

Alibaba now has the highest market value among Chinese technology companies.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 13, 2018, with the headline 'Jack Ma a hard act to follow'. Print Edition | Subscribe