Janet Wang

Janet Wang
Vice President of Alibaba B2C Retail, GM of Tmall Luxury
Alibaba Group
Janet Wang is the Vice President of Alibaba B2C Retail and GM of Tmall Luxury. She oversees Alibaba’s luxury division, including its flagship luxury platform, Tmall Luxury Pavilion, providing strategic guidance to help brands grow and succeed in the China market.

Janet started her career in journalism, where she extensively covered the fashion and luxury market at publications such as Vogue China. Building on this deep knowledge and rich experience within retail, Janet joined Alibaba Tmall for the first time back in 2010 as the Head of International Business Development, working to help brands and retailers understand the China market, opportunities and consumer behaviors. While in this position, Janet also helped establish the company’s international business development team and worked closely on building a formal partnership with the UK, France, and Italy.

Janet’s career took her from Alibaba Tmall to Zara.com, where she worked as the GM, Asia Pacific, continuing to gain knowledge about the industry and the various consumer touchpoints that impact the retail sector, leading her to help develop Zara’s digital presence in Asia’s 11 markets.

Janet rejoined Alibaba in 2021 in her current role, where she has helped Alibaba’s Tmall Luxury Pavilion grow from a handful of luxury brands to now offering over 200 of the top global luxury brands in the world.

Speaking in:

January 16
1:15 pm1:45 pm
Javits North Level 4, Room 404, Twilio Stage