Alan LanManaging Director, Greater China at Twitter

Alan Lan

Managing Director, Greater China at Twitter

As the Managing Director of Twitter Greater China, Alan is responsible for the growth of Twitter’s business in mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan focused on export advertising and business development partnerships. He joined Twitter in 2014 as the first hire for Twitter’s Greater China team. Under his leadership, Greater China has become one of Twitter’s fastest growing businesses worldwide.
Alan has over 17 years of experience in auto, technology and gaming industries. He most recently led the Asian business development for Konami Digital Entertainment in Tokyo, established European operations for Gamania Europe in Amsterdam, and headed Japan and Europe divisions for Gamania Headquarters in Taipei. He also worked for Toyota in an earlier stage of his career. Alan graduated from National Taiwan University in 2000.
Favorite quote: “We chose to go to the moon, not because it is easy, but because it is hard.” —JFK