About the Author

Thomas Graziani

Thomas is the co-founder of WalktheChat, a leading software developer and agency focused on WeChat and other Chinese social networks. Thomas was previously part of the marketing & strategy department of Schneider Electric in  which he spearheaded the work on Smart Cities and Smart Grid for the company in China.  Before joining Schneider Electric, he was a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group during  which he worked on projects across various industry including banking, supply chain and  pharmaceuticals. Thomas is a graduate from the Judge Business School of the University of Cambridge and  holds an engineering degree with a specialisation in Applied Mathematics and Operational  Research from Ecole Polytechnique in France.  Contact: thomas.graziani@walkthechat.com

Marc Zuckerberg needs WeChat to find friends in Tencent ad

Thomas Graziani WeChat news

An ad for WeChat in South Africa depicts Marc Zuckerberg consulting a therapist about his friends unfriending him. The therapist prescription to solve his problem is of course none other than… WeChat In a clever follow-up to this ad, the therapist is faced with lawyers “sent by Mark” and suggests he should use WeChat stickers to “express his emotions” and …

WeChat releases “enterprise accounts” to manage companies’ internal processes

Thomas Graziani New WeChat features

They had been announced for a few months already, and here they are: WeChat just opened a third category of public accounts (on top of subscription and service accounts): enterprise accounts (企业号). What are Enterprise accounts? Enterprise accounts are meant for the internal management of a company’s operations through WeChat. As such, they have high visibility, high security and more …