Top 10 Chinese innovators in 2014
Updated: 2015-02-25 07:10
Zhang Xiaolong, senior vice president of Tencent Holdings Ltd poses for a photo at the company's offices in Guangzhou, Dec 24, 2013. [Photo/CFP]
Zhang Xiaolong, senior vice president of Tencent Holdings Ltd
WeChat was created by Zhang Xiaolong, who independently developed email client Foxmail in 1996. Tencent's popular mobile messaging app WeChat ranked No 1 in China with 383 million monthly active users in December, according to a report by Analysys International.