author: jin yingying
kpmg has recently published its 2018 global technology innovation report. alibaba ranks no.1 at the disruptive business models, with facebook no.2 and airbnb no.3.
according to the report, alibaba innovative and diversified line of businesses: cloud computing, entertainment, payment gateway, mobile data etc.; are why the company turns to be the greatest business disruptor. the challenge to satisfy china's over one billion population market requires visionary leadership. it is notable that in the united states, alibaba was identified by tech industry leaders as the company they worry the most to disrupt their business.