Monday, February 16, 2015

Huawei Appoints Three Non-Executive Directors to UK Board

Huawei has appointed Lord Browne of Madingley as independent non-executive chairman of its UK subsidiary. In addition, two other non-executive directors have been appointed to the board: Dame Helen Alexander, chairman of UBM plc and Sir Andrew Cahn, who served as chairman of Huawei UK’s Advisory Board from 2011 to 2014.

The independent non-executive directors will be responsible for reviewing the performance of Huawei in the UK, where 70 per cent of employees are recruited locally, and providing counsel to the UK Management Team, as well as the standard legal obligations of directors of a UK limited liability company.

  • Lord Browne of Madingley is known for his role as the chief executive of BP between 1995 and 2007. 

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