VP of Product and Platform
Ansan Chen is Zenlayer’s Vice President of Product and Platform. He has more than 15 years of work experience in the technical field and is responsible for the company's backbone network architecture, planning, construction, optimization, and other related work. Before joining Zenlayer, Ansan was responsible for CDN platform management at ChinaCache and was responsible for the company's overseas pre-sale, post-sale, project management, and other technical related work.
VP of Sales - Northern China
Cory Chen is Zenlayer’s Vice President of Sales in Northern China. Cory has led his team to increase revenue by more than 1000% since 2015. Cory has focused on sales and management for more than 15 years in the internet industry, including at ChinaCache and 21Vianet.
Zenlayer Vice President Sophie Chen has more than ten years’ experience in business and operation management. She is devoted to building a high-performing organization.
VP of Software Development
Leon Gong serves as Zenlayer’s Vice President of Software Development. He started DevOPS work at Alipay, where he supported the automated evolution of Alipay operation and maintenance platforms. Leon later became the leader of Ali internal IaaS system, which supported Alibaba Group's internal virtualization resource management, the moved on to work on Alibaba Cloud, where he handled the OAS (cold data archive) product architecture. In 2016, he joined DAHO Networks, an SDN startup company, as R&D Chief Architect and R&D Director, before joining Zenlayer in 2018 when DAHO was acquired by the company.
Vice President of Research and Development
Kevin Hong, Zenlayer’s Vice President of Research and Development, is a professional software architect with decades of programming experience in cloud computing and content delivery networks. Kevin previously worked for Akamai and Microsoft as Senior Software Engineer.
VP of Partnerships and Alliances
Lawrence Lee, Zenlayer’s Vice President of Global Partnerships & Alliances, brings over 25 years of experience in technology, corporate strategy, channel sales, and partner development to the company. A results-oriented executive with a strong background in enterprise and channel sales initiatives, he oversees and manages some of Zenlayer’s key GTM partners. Lawrence was also Co-Founder/Vice President of Partner Alliances at Unitas Global.
VP of Operations
Tim Mektrakarn serves as Vice President of Operations for Zenlayer. His team is focused on service delivery, the global service center, NOC, and IDC operations for all global data centers along with supporting Zenlayer’s platform services. Tim joined Zenlayer with over 20 years of data center, hosting, and cloud technology experience. Prior to joining Zenlayer, Tim was co-founder and COO of VPLS, a bare metal, cloud, and managed services provider in southern California.
Vice President of Sales
Carlos Morell is Zenlayer's Vice President of Sales. He has more than 20 years of successful sales leadership in a variety of high-growth international technology companies and over 10 years of CDN and cloud technology experience. Most recently, Carlos was Vice President of International for Tencent Cloud. Prior to that he held the position of Vice President and General Manager at ChinaCache International, as well as varies leadership roles over his tenure at At&T.
General Manager – India
Amit Singh is the General Manager and Country Head for Zenlayer in India. He has over 20 years of experience across the telecom sector. Amit previously served as Assistant Vice President - Data Business with Reliance Jio and responsible for Global Sales and Content Alliances for the one of the biggest 4G networks in the world. He strongly believes that focusing on customer needs and changing times helps both individuals and organizations grow.
VP of Capacity Planning and Acquisitions
Evan Wang is the Vice President of Capacity, Planning, and Acquisitions at Zenlayer. Evan has more than 10 years’ experience in the telecommunications industry, specializing in global resource sourcing, procurement, and vendor management. Prior to joining the Zenlayer team, Evan was the Director of Solutions at China Telecom Global, where he built the Global Pricing and Procurement team and management system.
VP of Sales - Eastern and Southern China
Xingyang Zhang is Zenlayer’s Vice President of Sales in Eastern and Southern China. An experienced sales executive, Xingyang has previously worked at ChinaCache, NTT ComChina, and Huawei. He led teams that assisted internationally recognized companies to expand their global business and is dedicated to helping customers find the best network deployment solutions available.