ByteDance founder Zhang Yiming shows Apple chief executive Tim Cook around the TikTok operator’s Beijing headquarters during a meeting on October 11, 2018. Photo: ImagineChina
ByteDance founder Zhang Yiming shows Apple chief executive Tim Cook around the TikTok operator’s Beijing headquarters during a meeting on October 11, 2018. Photo: ImagineChina
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ByteDance founder Zhang Yiming retreats from corporate roles as firm’s IPO plan remains in limbo

  • Zhang Yiming has relinquished his role as the legal representative of three ByteDance-affiliated companies
  • He will step down as chief executive of ByteDance at the end of this year

ByteDance founder Zhang Yiming shows Apple chief executive Tim Cook around the TikTok operator’s Beijing headquarters during a meeting on October 11, 2018. Photo: ImagineChina
ByteDance founder Zhang Yiming shows Apple chief executive Tim Cook around the TikTok operator’s Beijing headquarters during a meeting on October 11, 2018. Photo: ImagineChina
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