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Martin Xu

President of Global Government Affairs, Huawei

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Martin Xu

Martin Xu currently serves as President of Global Government Affairs, in charge of Huawei’s global government strategy, political and public policy positioning, CSR and engagement strategy while developing Huawei’s relationships with policymakers and stakeholders in key market areas.

Over the past 15 years, he held different positions within Huawei, both in Asia and in Europe. He has worked as General Manager for TIM Global Key Account in Italy, responsible for Huawei’s partnership and business relationship with TIM in Italy, Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay.

As General Manager of Huawei Ireland, he built a long-term strategy for growing Huawei’s business and established a trust-based relationship with the government, key customers, and the public.

He has worked as Director of Government Affairs and Communications at Huawei UK and Huawei Pakistan successively, shaping and directing the company’s government affairs strategy, building high-level relationships and leading on high-impact proactive campaigns in a highly regulated environment.

Martin Xu holds a Master of Law (LLM) from University of Southampton, UK.