As AI business leader for Microsoft Western Europe, Xiaopeng is responsible for AI business growth, go-to-market, partner ecosystem, community engagement and innovation thought leadership across the region.
Before joining Microsoft, Xiaopeng served as an AI Advisor at Crayon Inmeta where he operated at the intersection of management consulting and data science. Prior to that, Xiaopeng led strategy and product development at Telia Company’s data insights business unit where he co-led the establishment of the data business from ground up. As a devoted community builder, Xiaopeng has co-founded «Oslo AI», a non-profit to accelerate the development of AI communities and ecosystems in Norway.
Xiaopeng frequently appears as a speaker in data and AI events across EMEA. He also gives guest lectures to data science students in several Norwegian universities. Xiaopeng holds a double masters degree in Computer Science & Innovation from KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden and Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands.