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WTISD 2012 Laureate Sun Yafang

​WTISD 2012 Laureate Sun Yafang, Chairman of Huawei

Acceptance Speech


kirchner.jpg Ms Sun Yafang is Chairman of Huawei, a position she has held since 1999. Ms Sun’s leadership has taken Huawei from a small local enterprise to a global giant providing innovative technologies and tailored solutions and services to leading telecoms operators worldwide. She is credited as the key contributor to the establishment and development of Huawei’s marketing and sales division and human resources leadership development. Ms Sun has spearheaded management reforms that have helped to transform Huawei into a multi-national corporation seen as a leading vendor in the telecoms industry.

As Chairman, Ms Sun represents Huawei in the business community and communicates Huawei’s overseas development and corporate commitments with government officials and state dignitaries around the globe. She is also actively involved in a variety of corporate responsibility programmes as well as philanthropic activities.

 Ms Sun Yafang is an active member of the Broadband Commission for Digital Development.