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Mysterious Chinese auto startup reportedly raises $1 billion in funding

3 months ago
Sky Canaves
M Motor's founder, Freeman Shen, has a solid background in the auto industry, but financing for his company is scarce, and it lacks products and clear plans.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.