Chinese telecommunication company Huawei has appointed David Li as the new CEO for its India operations. Li succeeded Jay Chen, who is now the head of Huawei Asia Pacific Region. Li will be looking after aspects of Huawei India’s strategies, directions and operations within the country ensuring the smooth functioning and reliable ICT partner in India’s future in digital world. David Li joined Huawei in 2002, and has had many leadership positions within the company. He has served as Vice President Sales and Vice President HR, before coming to India, Li was the CEO of Huawei Cambodia. David in his previous role has leaded the company as a Director for the South-east Asia Region in Network solutions sales team.
David Li on becoming CEO of Huawei Telecommunications India said, “I am very excited to be given the opportunity to lead Huawei Telecommunications in India. As a worldwide ICT solutions provider, we are committed to the strategic development of India’s ICT industry and can still work with the govt , customers and ecosystem partners to bring future technological innovations,” according to the company , Li features a huge experience in Indian market and will handle it efficiently. The company stated, “In his new role, David are getting to be responsible for overseeing all aspects of Huawei Telecommunications India’s strategy, directions and operations within the country, ensuring its commitment as a strategic and reliable ICT(information and communications technology) partner in accelerating the digital visions of India,”
Huawei is a leading global provider of information and communication technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart phones, it was founded in 1987. The company operates in nearly 170 regions across the world, has 194,000 employees and serves around three billion people. Huawei’s end-to-end portfolio of products, solutions and services are both competitive and secure. The company’s main focus is on customer needs and invests in heavy research to drive the technology. Huawei recently launched its flagship series P40 in an online event. The series includes three handsets — Huawei P40, Huawei P40 Pro and P40 Pro+, all of them are powered by company’s Kirin 990 SoC that supports high speed 5G and Wi-Fi 6 plus, it runs on EMUI 10.1 which is based on Android 10 version. The handset offers its own app gallery besides Google playstore. Instead of Google apps, the users can access the apps that the company is developing.