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    Founder and CEO
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Richard Liu runs his business big. His e-commerce giant (and Alibaba rival) has a delivery team of more than 20,000 people so as to guarantee same-day service in 130 districts and counties in China. But Liu, who may well be a billionaire after the company’s IPO last year, leads with a mighty small ego. He has few of the trappings of a celebrity CEO and still spends a day every year as a deliveryman. Yeah, that’s him—on the tricycle scooter.