Founder, Chairman & CEO, NIO
Bin Li is the Chairman and Founder of NIO. He has served as Chairman of the Board since the company’s inception and its Chief Executive Officer since January 2018. Mr. Li also currently serves as Chairman of Bitauto Holdings Limited, an NYSE-listed automobile service company and a leading automobile service provider in China.
In 2000, Mr. Li co-founded Beijing Bitauto E-Commerce Company Limited and served as its Director and President until 2006. In 2002, Mr. Li co-founded Beijing C&I Advertising Company Limited and served as its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
In addition, Mr. Li is currently Vice Chairman of China Automobile Dealers Association (CADA), and was recognized by CADA in 2008 as one of the top 10 influential and distinguished people in China’s automobile dealer industry in the past 30 years. Mr. Li received his bachelor’s degree in sociology from Peking University, where he minored in Law.