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James Peng

James Peng

James Peng

Co-founder and CEO of Pony.ai

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Peng holds a BS from Tsinghua University, an MS from the University of Buffalo and a PhD from Stanford University. He worked at Google for seven years, specializing in back-end and front-end advertising systems. In 2012, invited by Wang Jing, senior vice president of Baidu, Peng became one of the earliest members of Baidu Research US. In 2015, he was promoted to chief architect in charge of R&D of autonomous driving. At the end of 2016, Peng left Baidu and co-founded Pony.ai.

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China / Guangzhou , China

Series A 04/2019
Unicorn
Series A 04/2019
Unicorn

Pony.ai

Series A 04/2019
Unicorn

China / Guangzhou , China

This startup is the first company to offer self-driving car rides to the general public in China.

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