SleekFlow, a Singapore-based provider of an AI-powered omnichannel conversation suite, has announced the immediate appointment of Gao Lei as chief technology officer (CTO). With over two decades of tech leadership experience in Silicon Valley and entrepreneurial ventures in AI and Big Data, Lei possesses extensive knowledge in constructing and expanding engineering teams, developing and managing highly scalable infrastructure, and creating innovative products that foster business growth.

Before joining SleekFlow, Lei held the position of CTO at LinkedIn China, where he significantly expanded the engineering team from 13 to over 140 members to support the company's rapid expansion. During his time there, he played a crucial role in developing several award-winning products that revolutionized how businesses interact with their customers.

"We are eager to welcome Gao Lei to the SleekFlow team," remarked Henson Tsai, the founder and CEO of SleekFlow. His proven track record in implementing transformative technology solutions makes him the perfect fit to spearhead our future initiatives. We are certain that his leadership and foresight will bolster SleekFlow's standing as a frontrunner in the customer engagement sector.

"I am thrilled to join the SleekFlow team and aid in the company's ongoing success," Gao Lei stated. "SleekFlow is renowned for its innovative customer engagement solutions. I am looking forward to applying my experience to further enhance the platform and deliver even more value to our users."

Lei holds a PhD in Data Replication/Distributed Systems from The University of Texas at Austin and has been acknowledged as a thought leader in the tech industry, having been featured in various industry publications and conferences. For additional information, please visit