May 17, 2017

Gary Liu

Chief Executive Officer, South China Morning Post Publishers Limited

Mr Gary Liu, 33, was appointed the Chief Executive Officer of South China Morning Post Publishers Limited in January 2017. He is an influencer and innovator in the digital world and has helped shape the narrative of how media touches people’s lives. Before joining SCMP, he was CEO of Digg, a New York-based online content aggregator, starting in Oct 2015. He was previously Digg’s Chief Operating Officer. Prior to that, he was Head of Labs at Spotify, spearheading business strategy, incubation, industry intelligence and research from Nov 2013 to Feb 2015. He also led Spotify’s advertising operations as Global Director of Ad Product Strategy for two years starting in Nov 2011. Before Spotify, Mr Liu oversaw sales and revenue strategies and operations in various roles at AOL, Clickable and Google from 2007 to 2011. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Harvard University and speaks fluent English and Mandarin.