Karl Kan Zhang

Chairman and Chief Technology Officer

Karl Zhang is Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of CooTek and has served as Chairman of the Board of Directors since March 2012. Before being the Chief Technology Officer since April 30, 2020, Karl served as Chief Architect of CooTek. Prior to founding CooTek, Karl was a research and development manager at the Microsoft Advanced Technology Center from 2004 to 2008. Karl also served as a software engineer between 2002 and 2004 at Intel’s China Software Lab. Karl earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical and Electronic Engineering from Shanghai University in 2002.