Xu ZiyangCEO at ZTE
Mr. Xu Ziyang, born in 1972, is Executive Director and President of the Company. He graduated from the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China with a bachelor's degree in engineering majoring in physical electronics technology in 1994. Mr. Xu joined the Company in 1998, and served successively as a programmer, section chief of GSM product line development department, head of PS development department, deputy general manager of core network, and product general manager of core network of Nanjing Research and Development Center of the Company, from 1998 to 2011.
From 2011 to 2013, Mr. Xu acted as general manager of MKT fourth branch of the Company in charge of European and United States systems products. From 2014 to 2016, Mr. Xu acted as general manager of ZTE Services Deutschland Gmbh, a subsidiary of the Company. From 2016 to July 2018, he acted concurrently as an assistant to the President of the Company and product general manager of the CCN core network product line of the wireless operations department of the Company. Mr. Xu has been President of the Company since July 2018 and Executive Director of the Company since August 2018. Mr. Xu has many years of operational and management experience in the telecommunication industry.