Compute
Bare Metal Cloud

Bare Metal Cloud

Dedicated bare metal servers on demand

Edge Data Center Services

Edge Data Center Services

Global colocation and managed hosting

Networking
Cloud Networking

Cloud Networking

Instant global networks

IP Transit

IP Transit

Optimized connections worldwide

Acceleration
Zenlayer Global Accelerator

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Accelerate dynamic content worldwide

Content Delivery Network

Content Delivery Network

Deliver content with ultra-low latency

Use cases
Hybrid Clouds

Hybrid Clouds

Industries
Gaming

Gaming

Media & Entertainment

Media & Entertainment

Cloud Service Providers

Cloud Service Providers

Emerging markets
China

China

India

India

Meet the Team

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Joe Zhu
Founder, CEO
Joe Zhu is the Founder and CEO of Zenlayer, an edge cloud services provider. As a telecommunications professional with over 20 years of experience in the Pacific region, Joe has always been passionate about the exchange of ideas and commerce between Asia and the rest of the world. Prior to founding Zenlayer, Joe was the SVP of Global Business at ChinaCache, where he built the global business unit of China’s largest CDN provider.
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Nikhil Vasa
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Nikhil Vasa, Zenlayer’s Chief Financial Officer, has over 13 years of investment banking, principal investing, and corporate finance experience. He has raised over $8 billion of capital for public and private companies, and has spent most of his career managing complex, distributed asset businesses. He has a BA in Economics and History from UCLA, and an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
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David Xie
Chief Product Officer (CPO)
David Xie is the Chief Product Officer of Zenlayer. He leads the Product Management and Development (PMD) Organization, including: Cloud Product Management Center, Cloud Product Development, and Product Marketing & Partnership. Before joining Zenlayer, David was Group Vice President of Digital Products at Gartner. While at Gartner, he held multiple leadership roles with responsibilities for product management, corporate strategy, data science, sales enablement, and digital transformation. Prior to Gartner, he also worked as a Management Consultant at McKinsey, an IT Architect at Openwave, and as a founder at a couple of start-ups.
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Han Le
General Counsel
Han Le serves as General Counsel for Zenlayer. Prior to joining the company, she was the Chief Financial Officer and General Counsel of Atlantis Computing. Han also represented high technology companies in multi-billion dollar mergers and acquisitions, capital markets offerings, venture capital financings, and general corporate and securities matters while she worked at Cooley LLP and the Venture Law Group at Heller Ehrman LLP. Han has a JD, cum laude, from the Santa Clara University School of Law and a BA in Economics and English, with honors, from the University of California at Berkeley. She is a member of the State Bar of California.
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Ansan Chen
VP of Product and Platform
Ansan Chen is Zenlayer’s Vice President of Product and Platform. He has more than 15 years of work experience in the technical field and is responsible for the company's backbone network architecture, planning, construction, optimization, and other related work. Before joining Zenlayer, Ansan was responsible for CDN platform management at ChinaCache and was responsible for the company's overseas pre-sale, post-sale, project management, and other technical related work.
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Sophie Chen
Vice President
Zenlayer Vice President Sophie Chen has more than ten years’ experience in business and operation management. She is devoted to building a high-performing organization.
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Kevin Hong
VP of Research and Development
Kevin Hong, Zenlayer’s Vice President of Research and Development, is a professional software architect with decades of programming experience in cloud computing and content delivery networks. Kevin previously worked for Akamai and Microsoft as Senior Software Engineer.
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Lawrence Lee
VP of Partnerships and Alliances
Lawrence Lee, Zenlayer’s Vice President of Global Partnerships & Alliances, brings over 25 years of experience in technology, corporate strategy, channel sales, and partner development to the company. A results-oriented executive with a strong background in enterprise and channel sales initiatives, he oversees and manages some of Zenlayer’s key GTM partners. Lawrence was also Co-Founder/Vice President of Partner Alliances at Unitas Global.
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Tim Mektrakarn
VP of Operations
Tim Mektrakarn serves as Vice President of Operations for Zenlayer. His team is focused on service delivery, the global service center, NOC, and IDC operations for all global data centers along with supporting Zenlayer’s platform services. Tim joined Zenlayer with over 20 years of data center, hosting, and cloud technology experience. Prior to joining Zenlayer, Tim was co-founder and COO of VPLS, a bare metal, cloud, and managed services provider in southern California.
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Carlos Morell
VP of Sales
Carlos Morell is Zenlayer's Vice President of Sales. He has more than 20 years of successful sales leadership in a variety of high-growth international technology companies and over 10 years of CDN and cloud technology experience. Most recently, Carlos was Vice President of International for Tencent Cloud. Prior to that he held the position of Vice President and General Manager at ChinaCache International, as well as varies leadership roles over his tenure at At&T.
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Amit Singh
Managing Director – India
Amit Singh is the General Manager and Country Head for Zenlayer in India. He has over 20 years of experience across the telecom sector. Amit previously served as Assistant Vice President - Data Business with Reliance Jio and responsible for Global Sales and Content Alliances for the one of the biggest 4G networks in the world. He strongly believes that focusing on customer needs and changing times helps both individuals and organizations grow.
Terence Teo Kian Ee Zenlayer Managing Director APAC
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Terence Teo
Managing Director – APAC
Terence Teo is Zenlayer’s Managing Director for APAC. He has more than 20 years of business experience focusing on cloud, security, and networks. Prior to joining the company, he held various sales leadership roles during his 16 years at Tata Communications, where he grew their enterprise, service providers, OTT and media entertainment business in APAC. Terence has a MSC in Communications Software and Networks from Nanyang Technological University and a BSC Information Systems and Computer Science from National University of Singapore.
  • Joe Zhu

    Founder, CEO

    Joe Zhu is the Founder and CEO of Zenlayer, an edge cloud services provider. As a telecommunications professional with over 20 years of experience in the Pacific region, Joe has always been passionate about the exchange of ideas and commerce between Asia and the rest of the world. Prior to founding Zenlayer, Joe was the SVP of Global Business at ChinaCache, where he built the global business unit of China’s largest CDN provider.
  • Nikhil Vasa

    Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

    Nikhil Vasa, Zenlayer’s Chief Financial Officer, has over 13 years of investment banking, principal investing, and corporate finance experience. He has raised over $8 billion of capital for public and private companies, and has spent most of his career managing complex, distributed asset businesses. He has a BA in Economics and History from UCLA, and an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
  • David Xie

    Chief Product Officer (CPO)

    David Xie is the Chief Product Officer of Zenlayer. He leads the Product Management and Development (PMD) Organization, including: Cloud Product Management Center, Cloud Product Development, and Product Marketing & Partnership. Before joining Zenlayer, David was Group Vice President of Digital Products at Gartner. While at Gartner, he held multiple leadership roles with responsibilities for product management, corporate strategy, data science, sales enablement, and digital transformation. Prior to Gartner, he also worked as a Management Consultant at McKinsey, an IT Architect at Openwave, and as a founder at a couple of start-ups.
  • Han Le

    General Counsel

    Han Le serves as General Counsel for Zenlayer. Prior to joining the company, she was the Chief Financial Officer and General Counsel of Atlantis Computing. Han also represented high technology companies in multi-billion dollar mergers and acquisitions, capital markets offerings, venture capital financings, and general corporate and securities matters while she worked at Cooley LLP and the Venture Law Group at Heller Ehrman LLP. Han has a JD, cum laude, from the Santa Clara University School of Law and a BA in Economics and English, with honors, from the University of California at Berkeley. She is a member of the State Bar of California.
  • Ansan Chen

    VP of Product and Platform

    Ansan Chen is Zenlayer’s Vice President of Product and Platform. He has more than 15 years of work experience in the technical field and is responsible for the company's backbone network architecture, planning, construction, optimization, and other related work. Before joining Zenlayer, Ansan was responsible for CDN platform management at ChinaCache and was responsible for the company's overseas pre-sale, post-sale, project management, and other technical related work.
  • Sophie Chen

    Vice President

    Zenlayer Vice President Sophie Chen has more than ten years’ experience in business and operation management. She is devoted to building a high-performing organization.
  • Kevin Hong

    VP of Research and Development

    Kevin Hong, Zenlayer’s Vice President of Research and Development, is a professional software architect with decades of programming experience in cloud computing and content delivery networks. Kevin previously worked for Akamai and Microsoft as Senior Software Engineer.
  • Lawrence Lee

    VP of Partnerships and Alliances

    Lawrence Lee, Zenlayer’s Vice President of Global Partnerships & Alliances, brings over 25 years of experience in technology, corporate strategy, channel sales, and partner development to the company. A results-oriented executive with a strong background in enterprise and channel sales initiatives, he oversees and manages some of Zenlayer’s key GTM partners. Lawrence was also Co-Founder/Vice President of Partner Alliances at Unitas Global.
  • Tim Mektrakarn

    VP of Operations

    Tim Mektrakarn serves as Vice President of Operations for Zenlayer. His team is focused on service delivery, the global service center, NOC, and IDC operations for all global data centers along with supporting Zenlayer’s platform services. Tim joined Zenlayer with over 20 years of data center, hosting, and cloud technology experience. Prior to joining Zenlayer, Tim was co-founder and COO of VPLS, a bare metal, cloud, and managed services provider in southern California.
  • Carlos Morell

    VP of Sales

    Carlos Morell is Zenlayer's Vice President of Sales. He has more than 20 years of successful sales leadership in a variety of high-growth international technology companies and over 10 years of CDN and cloud technology experience. Most recently, Carlos was Vice President of International for Tencent Cloud. Prior to that he held the position of Vice President and General Manager at ChinaCache International, as well as varies leadership roles over his tenure at At&T.
  • Amit Singh

    Managing Director – India

    Amit Singh is the General Manager and Country Head for Zenlayer in India. He has over 20 years of experience across the telecom sector. Amit previously served as Assistant Vice President - Data Business with Reliance Jio and responsible for Global Sales and Content Alliances for the one of the biggest 4G networks in the world. He strongly believes that focusing on customer needs and changing times helps both individuals and organizations grow.
  • Terence Teo Kian Ee Zenlayer Managing Director APAC

    Terence Teo

    Managing Director – APAC

    Terence Teo is Zenlayer’s Managing Director for APAC. He has more than 20 years of business experience focusing on cloud, security, and networks. Prior to joining the company, he held various sales leadership roles during his 16 years at Tata Communications, where he grew their enterprise, service providers, OTT and media entertainment business in APAC. Terence has a MSC in Communications Software and Networks from Nanyang Technological University and a BSC Information Systems and Computer Science from National University of Singapore.