In 2001, Chi was named one of the “Outstanding Young Persons of China’s Software Industry”.
Chi founded Perfect World Games in 2004 and served as the CEO and then co-CEO until March 2013. Chi led the company’s initial public offering on the Nasdaq in July, 2007. In January 2015, he submitted a proposal to the board of Directors to take the company private and completed the privatization in April 2015.
From 2007 to 2011, Chi was consecutively named one of “Most Influential Individuals in Chinese Game Industry”.
Chi created Perfect World Pictures Co., Ltd. in 2008. And he led the asset reformation of Perfect World Pictures and Perfect World Games to list on China’s A-shares market (ticker: 002624) in 2016.
In 2010 Chi was selected as one of “The best 20 Influential Individuals in Global MMO Games area by Massive Online Gamer”.
In 2013 and 2015, he was selected as one of “Persons of the Year for China’s Internet Industry”.