Zhang Tao, President and CEO

Born in Ping Du, Shang Dong, China, Zhang Tao served in the Chinese Navy from 1986 to 1990. After completing his studies at South West University of Technology in 1993, he received his Law Degree. While in College, he also served as Secretary at Ping Du Municipal Government between 1991 and 1993 and went on to become the Chief of Ping Du City Citizen Service Center from 1994 till 1999.

In 2000, Zhang Tao founded Qing Dao Dragon Pulse Communication Co. Ltd. and served as CEO and Chairman of the Board. The company had 80 employees and the business involved sales and engineering in the telecommunication area with annual revenue of approximately 500 Million RMB or 80 Million USD. This business is still ongoing today.

From 2003 till 2013, Zhang Tao also served as President of China Telecomm's Ping Du branch office. China Telecomm is one of the three largest telecommunication companies in China and is a state owned enterprise with branches throughout China. Zhang Tao's branch serviced the telecommunication needs of 3,146 square kilometers with a population of 1.4 Million people and annual revenue of approximately 100 Million RMB or 16 Million USD.


In 2011, Zhang Tao received his Graduate Degree from Hong Kong University, majoring in Business Administration.