Written By: Yashika Sabharwal
Tearful jack ma bids farewell to Alibaba with a rock star performance
- Jack Ma recently left Alibaba on Tuesday, 10 September and gives a donning rock star performance with a guitar and wig for employees of the e-commerce company
- Jack was spotted at one point with tearful eyes while performing for the Alibaba family
- Jack Ma rock star appeared, got emotional and said – now new life will start
Alibaba founder, Jack Ma retired as chairman on September 10 Tuesday. The company had its 20th anniversary on that day and all the employees were present at the 80,000-capacity stadium, for the celebration. The stadium is with a capacity of eighty thousand people, Jack Ma arrived at the celebrations after four hours wearing of guitar and wearing a rock star wig. He sang Pop Song. On one occasion the tears were seen in Ma’s eyes.
He told the staff and guests that – “After tonight I will start a new life. I believe that the world is a good place and there are many opportunities in life. I love the enthusiasm. This is the reason behind his choice of retirement soon”.
During the ceremony he also said the statement: It is more difficult to be a good company than a strong one.
Jack Ma said: “he hoped that his profound company ‘Alibaba’ will become more responsible in terms of improving society and amid indiscriminate various changes in technology like Big Data and 5G advancements. It is not easy to be a strong company but it is more difficult to be a good company and we are aiming to be the best of it. Professional qualifications suggest the nature of being a strong company. Hereby, a good company is responsible and generous.
Along with Jack Ma, Alibaba co-founder Lucy Peng and CEO of Technology Committee Wang Jian also performed, they all performed in rockstar style. Apart from that, Co-founder Joe Cy appeared in the style of American actress and singer Marilyn Monroe.
Alibaba’s new CEO Daniel Zhang gave a solo performance. Earlier, he said that the company would continue to invest in areas such as cloud computing and technology betterment. They also made decisions like –“respect the work-life balance” for every individual.