JD.com is a company which is renowned for various reasons. Apart from being one of the largest online retailers in China, it is also recognized for establishing positive developments in the community, consistent online presence, development projects, and vast technological research to give its customers the best products and services. The brain behind the foundation and growth of the company is Richard Liu. He came with the idea in 1998, and since then he has been expanding the company with consistency. The successful entrepreneur is a graduate of Renmin University, and he studied sociology. He was interested in politics when he was young, and this is one of the reasons he chose to study sociology.
At the same time, Liu wanted to earn and support his life in college. He taught himself coding and did freelance work after gaining computer skills. After earning a sociology degree, he proceeded to the China Europe International Business School and earned his MBA. After graduation, he started working with Japan Life, a health product firm. He worked for the company for two years but also remained focused in business and computers. JD.com originated from a store selling magneto-optical products. The physical store did well, and he expanded to different parts of the country. But things took a different turn when there was an outbreak of SARS in China. It was a threat to his business operations, but Richard Liu discovered an opportunity to excel in online business.
Richard Liu started seeing good results in 2004. Although he closed the physical stores, the company has also established a strong offline presence in China. The entrepreneur has also grown it to become one of the largest in the country. It has established warehouses, and today it has employed many individuals. They use excellent supply, and they are always looking for a way to improve customer experience. JD.com gives customers an opportunity to purchase goods from any location. They have used a strategy to ensure they deliver goods as promised and this is one thing which has made them outstanding in their delivery of services. Richard Liu is an entrepreneur who lives to his dreams.