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Mingqiang Xu, CTO, Greater China     Mingqiang Xu

Dr. Xu Mingqiang serves now as CTO, Microsoft GCR. He is responsible for the business vision and strategy development and his team is focusing on driving the digital transformation for companies of all sizes in the Greater China Region.

In the year of 2015 and 2016, Dr. Xu was the General Manager of Microsoft Azure Group, Microsoft China, who oversaw Microsoft Azure business in China. At that time he worked with his team to provide solutions for local and multinational enterprises to transform towards the Internet, and accumulated rich experiences in big data, Internet, cloud computing, artificial intelligence and mobile Internet application.

Dr. Xu Mingqiang joined Microsoft High-Performance Computing (HPC) team in the US at its inception in 2004 and program-managed a global team spanning Redmond and Shanghai to accomplish the development of Windows Compute Cluster 2003 and Window HPC Server 2008.  In 2008, Dr. Xu Mingqiang returned to Shanghai and acted as Principal Architect, to lead China HPC team in building deep expertise around parallel computing runtime system, programming pattern, design and development of management and user portal.

Before joining Microsoft, Dr. Xu Mingqiang served as Principal Architect of Platform Computing, the leading cluster computing software vendor, between 1996 and 2004.  From 1993 and 1995, Dr. Mingqiang Xu was concentrate on parallel language compilation and support system research, and pursued his post doctorate studies at the Argonne National Laboratory.  

Dr. Mingqiang Xu holds a PhD degree of Computer Science from University of Exeter, United Kingdom. In addition, he used to act as Research Assistant in University of Manchester.

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