Wu would be responsible for managing the company’s strategy and directions as well as developing new businesses in Southern-East Asia, the company said in a statement.
“We will progress faster towards a better connected, intelligent world. It is difficult to imagine the depth and breadth of the changes to come,” Wu said.
Wu Joined Huawei in 2003 and has held several senior positions within the company.
He would also oversee the company’s management, guiding its strategic direction, leading its business development and customers’ relations to drive wider adoption of the Huawei’s technology innovations.