Former Nokia Exec Joins Huawei
Published on: 2nd Jul 2013
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Nokia's former executive vice president of sales Colin Giles has joined Huawei as its Executive Vice President Huawei Consumer Business Group.
A respected figure in the mobile handset world, Giles will be in charge of global marketing, retail and open channel development.
"I am delighted to join Huawei at such an exciting time in the development of Huawei's consumer brand," Giles said in a statement issued by the company.
Colin Giles left Nokia last April after working for the company for around two decades, focusing largely on building Nokia's presence in Asia and China. When he left the company, he cited a desire to spend more time with his family.
His LinkedIn profile has been updated to reflect the new role at Huawei.