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Three Wharton dealmakers set sights on China trucking industry

Their company, Truck Alliance Inc, has joined the billion-dollar valuation club

Richard Zhang is the chief financial officer of Truck Alliance Inc. The company is trying to bring the smartphone age to a trillion-dollar industry that carries 80 per cent of the country's cargo.

Hong Kong

IN 2001, three Chinese men all named Richard enrolled in the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School before heading for high-flying careers as bankers and dealmakers. More than 15 years later, they've teamed up to stake their future on building an Uber-like service for the...

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