Chinese company appoints female robot as its CEO

NetDragon Websoft is a Chinese company that develops and operates multiplayer online games in addition to making mobile applications. Last week, NetDragon announced the appointment of its new CEO ‘Ms. Tang Yu’, making her the world’s first robot to hold an executive position. Tang Yu is an AI-powered virtual humanoid robot and has been appointed as the CEO of the company’s principal subsidiary, Fujian NetDragon Websoft.