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Joe Chen is the founder, Chairman and CEO of Renren, Inc. (NYSE: RENN), a leading real-name SNS, online games and group buying company in China. As a pioneer of China's internet industry, Joe was also the co-founder, Chairman and CEO of ChinaRen.com, a first-generation SNS and one of China's top four most visited websites in 1999. He served as Senior Vice President of Sohu.com (NASDAQ: SOHU) after ChinaRen merged with Sohu in 2000. Joe Chen holds a Bachelor of Science in Physics from the University of Delaware, a Master of Science in Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and an MBA from Stanford University. He is a Fellow of the inaugural class of the China Fellowship Program and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.