Shanghai 28 June - 1 July 2017

Guo Ping

Guo Ping
Position

Rotating CEO

Company

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Description

Mr. Guo is Rotating CEO of Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. 

Since 2003, Mr. Guo has also served as President of the Corporate Development Dept. In this role, Mr. Guo oversees Huawei’s corporate development strategy, M&A, and other investment activities. He has led dozens of Huawei’s M&A and investment transactions around the world, helping Huawei to successfully establish joint ventures, including H3C (a joint venture with 3Com), TD Tech (a joint venture with Siemens), Huawei Symantec, and Huawei Marine.

Mr. Guo served as President and Chairman of Huawei Device from 2004 to 2011, helping the company develop into a world-leading network device provider; Huawei Device is now one of Huawei’s most important business divisions.

Since joining Huawei’s R&D Dept in 1988, Mr. Guo has held several senior positions, including Head of Huawei’s Supply Chain, Chief Information Officer, and Chief Legal Officer. Mr. Guo is among Huawei’s first employees.

Mr. Guo obtained first a bachelor’s and later a master’s degree in computer science from Huazhong University of Science and Technology in China.