John Liu, former vice president at Google Inc. and head of Google China, has joined Qihoo 360 as Chief Business Officer. (Update: Qihoo announcement)

Dr. Liu left Google China in July 2013 after six-year stay there. He was the successor to the former Google China chief Kaifu Lee, founder of VC firm Innovation Works.

Qihoo 360 is the rising star and Baidu’s largest competitor in China’s search market. The company claimed more than 20% of market share within one and a half years since launch.

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Tracey Xiang is Beijing, China-based tech writer. Reach her at traceyxiang@gmail.com