Former IBM Watson Chief Scientist Joins JD

Zhou Bowen, an authoritative scientist in the artificial intelligence sector, joined e-commerce firm JD as vice president of JD Group.
In his new role, Zhou will be responsible for businesses related to JD's AI research and platform unit. Zhou will directly report to JD Group's chairman and chief executive officer Liu Qiangdong.
JD's AI research and platform unit will focus on AI algorithm innovation and expanding AI for retail infrastructures.