TikTok logos are seen on smartphones in front of a displayed ByteDance logo in this illustration taken November 27, 2019. Photo: ReutersTikTok logos are seen on smartphones in front of a displayed ByteDance logo in this illustration taken November 27, 2019. Photo: Reuters
TikTok logos are seen on smartphones in front of a displayed ByteDance logo in this illustration taken November 27, 2019. Photo: Reuters

TikTok hires Internet Association chief Michael Beckerman to lead Washington policy shop

  • TikTok, which is owned by Beijing-based ByteDance, has been facing mounting pressure in Washington over its ties to China
  • It has hired Michael Beckerman, the current president of the Internet Association, to lead government relations

Topic |   China technology
TikTok logos are seen on smartphones in front of a displayed ByteDance logo in this illustration taken November 27, 2019. Photo: ReutersTikTok logos are seen on smartphones in front of a displayed ByteDance logo in this illustration taken November 27, 2019. Photo: Reuters
TikTok logos are seen on smartphones in front of a displayed ByteDance logo in this illustration taken November 27, 2019. Photo: Reuters
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