My biggest crisis is that I don't understand what young people like
"You need to have extraordinary wisdom to be the forerunner."
In 1998, Ma co-founded Tencent, Inc. along with 4 friends. The money they put into starting the company mainly came from earnings at the stock market. As it happens with most startups, Ma and his friends found the going quite difficult in the first few years after establishing the firm. He took up various roles ranging from janitor to website designer, in order to keep the company afloat. Tencent offered e-mail and internet paging services initially.
" Wealth won't give you satisfaction; creating a good product that's well received by users is what matters most. "
“Pony Ma,” as he is nicknamed, is the founder of Tencent, Inc., which is one of the biggest Internet firms in China. According to the statistics of October 2014, he is the 2nd richest person in China, and the 65th richest billionaire in the world.Ma’s nickname, Pony comes from his family name, which when translated into English, becomes “horse.”
" There should be order if the development of the cyber world is to be sustainable. "