Having joined the company in 2009 with more than 20 years of sales and marketing experience, Rico Chan headed the advertising business team with Yahoo for the past three years.
In the role, he oversaw direct sales, channel sales and online business development, driving the integration of display and search marketing sales team.
Chan took over the role of vice president and general manager as of last month, will now take charge of the daily operations of Yahoo Hong Kong.
Last November Tsoi announced he would step down from Yahoo Hong Kong’s top role after. He has since emerged as CEO of JDB Holdings, a digital media network and owner of sites including OpenRice.com, 88DB.com and CozyCot, an online community focused on the beauty, fashion and lifestyle industries.