Shen Zhiqiang

Chief Executive Officer, MAYI.COM

Shen Zhiqiang has nearly 10 years of Internet industry profession under his belt and a wealth of entrepreneurial experience, with profound insight on short-term rental industry and outstanding operational capabilities.

In 2011, Mr. Shen founded Chujian, a life community and hotel booking application that successfully raised US$10 million Series A round of funding. In 2013, he served as Senior Director of Ganji.com responsible for O2O innovation business. He successfully completed a spin-off of Mayi.com from Ganji.com in 2014 and became its Chief Executive Officer. With unique insight and long-term thinking of short-term rental business, Mr. Shen initiated a “travel + short-term rental” model as the development direction of the home sharing market in the future, resulting in a quick 5-fold growth of Mayi.com within a short period of time. In 2016, Mr. Shen initiated another pioneering market perspective, by launching the Quality Accommodation Program and Tenant Reassurance Program to redefine short-term rental industry benchmarks.

In 2015, Mr. Shen was recognized as “China O2O Person of the Year”.