As Chinese telecoms giants aims to excel in 4G sphere
During 2014, Chinese telecoms experts, ZTE intends to channel its resources to grow its three pillar businesses: mobile devices, operators and enterprise. Consequently, ZTE Mobile Devices will operate as an independent unit of the company, to be headed by Zeng Xuezhong, an executive vp with ZTE. Mr Zeng was previously in charge of ZTE’s operations in China. He Shiyou, executive vp with ZTE and the former head of terminals, will remain as an executive director of ZTE Corporation.
Mr Zhao Xianming, an executive vp with ZTE, has been appointed CTO [Chief Technology Officer] of ZTE.
“The company is excited about the opportunities in enterprise and mobile devices in 2014, and the organisational changes will strengthen our capabilities in these areas,” said Mr Hou Weigui, chairman of ZTE Corporation.
Hou continued, “Telecommunications and technology are intensely competitive industries, and it is vital that we constantly renew ourselves in order to excel.”
Mr Shi Lirong, President of ZTE Corporation said, “It is important for the company to become faster, more entrepreneurial, more youthful and more focused.”
Shi added, “We need to execute changes in our strategy, our organisation and our culture in a responsive and timely way.”
ZTE aims to be a market leader in 4G, and intends to pursue game-changing breakthroughs in the development of 4G equipment, 4G semiconductors and 4G devices.