Alex Rankin

Vice-president | Alibaba Group

Alex Rankin is a product lead for the seller-facing domains of Alibaba’s South East Asia business unit based in Singapore. Handling multiple disciplines to ensure the growth of more than 600,000 merchants across six countries, Alex has extensive experience understanding sellers across both the developed and emerging markets in Asia Pacific.

Prior to working with Alibaba Group, Alex was involved in multiple tech startups and scale-ups, and with mature businesses leading multi-market P&Ls and cross-functional teams. After graduating from IE’s Global MBA program in 2018, Alex went on to lead multiple guest lectures at IE for both IMBA and GMBA students, and now supports the success of the tech MBA through his position on the Advisory Board.

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