Bitauto’s Lei Zhu resigns by Tom Marling in Automotive, Insiders 31 Dec 2018 Chinese auto information and transaction provider BitAuto (NYSE: BITA) has announced that Lei Zhu has resigned as CTO, effective immediately. Zhu will become the CEO of an automotive company focused on AI and IoT in the company's ecosystem.This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share bitautoCynthia HeLei ZhuMing Xu Tom Marling Tom is a PhD candidate in Chinese History at Hong Kong Baptist University, and former PR consultant in Mainland China. He joined the AIM Group in 2016 as a writer/analyst.