Ex-Chinese Officials Hired by Temu Parent Company

Flora Hua
By Flora Hua
June 18, 2024China in Focus

Temu’s parent, PDD, is a Chinese e-commerce giant. A recent New York Post report found a bevy of former Chinese officials are taking senior positions at PDD. Posts range from the company’s vice president to public relations executives.

But the Temu parent’s close ties to the Chinese regime are causing concern. They’ve left many wondering whether Beijing can access data on the app’s U.S. users.