Zhang Lei To Join NIO Serving as Vice President of Software Development


NIO finally ushered in good news. Recently, some media reports, Zhang Lei, chief architect of Huami Technology (NYSE:HMI), will join NIO in the first week of September as the vice president of software development, replacing the former position of Zhuang Li.

According to the data, Zhang Lei participated in the development of Android Auto, a Google car project. After joining the Silicon Valley team of Huami Technology in 2016, he served as the chief architect. It is reported that he will be mainly responsible for the NIO CDC (car digital cockpit) business after enter the company,.

It is worth mentioning that NIO software business was split into three lines after Zhuang Li’s departure, including CDC business, car networking business and enterprise software,
Among them, the car networking business reported to the US team, the enterprise software business reported to NIO user software department, and the CDC business with the largest proportion is led by Zhou Xin, vice president of corporate development.

Recently, NIO has been in the center of the vortex, whether it is the ES8 recall or the layoff event fermentation… The current NIO really needs some fresh blood and good news to continuously improve morale.