According to The Paper, Meng Wanzhou, the daughter of Ren Zhengfei, who will be serving as the rotating chairman of Huawei for the first time on April 1, has made frequent appearances in recent days and led a team to visit two central enterprises, China National Building Materials Group and China Huaneng Group.
According to the official website of China National Building Materials Group Co., Ltd. (“China National Building Materials Group”), on February 7, China National Building Materials Group and Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (“Huawei”) held a signing ceremony for a strategic cooperation agreement in Beijing. According to the strategic cooperation agreement, the two parties established a strategic partnership to cooperate closely in the fields of new material research and development, digitalization, green and low-carbon, internationalization, etc., to promote the high-quality development of both parties.
Zhou Yuxian, Secretary of the Party Committee and Chairman of China National Building Materials Group, and Meng Wanzhou, Vice Chairman, Rotating Chairman and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Huawei, attended the signing ceremony and witnessed the signing.
According to news from China National Building Materials Group, Meng Wanzhou expressed his heartfelt thanks to Zhou Yuxian for his warm reception, and congratulated China National Building Materials Group on its outstanding achievements in business development in recent years. She introduced Huawei’s business strategy and latest developments, and reviewed the long-term good cooperation between Huawei and CNBM.
Meng Wanzhou said that the two sides already have a very good foundation for cooperation and have established a truly two-way, mutually beneficial strategic cooperation. She pointed out that China National Building Materials Group and Huawei, as the world’s largest building materials industry group and the world’s leading ICT infrastructure provider, are upstream and downstream of the industrial chain and strategic partners of each other. Facing the future, Meng Wanzhou agreed with the four major cooperation directions proposed by Zhou Yuxian, and put forward thoughts and suggestions on joint research and development of new materials, digital transformation, green low-carbon and internationalization.
China National Building Material Group Co., Ltd. is a central enterprise approved by the State Council, reorganized from China National Building Material Group Co., Ltd. and Sinoma Group Co., Ltd., and directly managed by the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council.
According to the company’s official website, China National Building Materials Group is the world’s largest comprehensive building materials industry group, the world’s leading new material developer and comprehensive service provider, and has been listed on the Fortune Global 500 list for 12 consecutive years, ranking 196 in 2022 . By the end of 2022, the total assets will be more than 680 billion yuan, the annual operating income will be more than 380 billion yuan, and the total number of employees will be 200,000. There are 14 listed companies, including 2 overseas listed companies.
On the same day, Meng Wanzhou led a team to visit China Huaneng Group Co., Ltd. (“China Huaneng Group” for short).
According to the official website of China Huaneng Group, on February 7, Wen Shugang, secretary of the party group and chairman of China Huaneng Group, met with Meng Wanzhou, vice chairman, rotating chairman, and CFO of Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. at the headquarters of the group company. The two sides exchanged views on further deepening cooperation .
According to sources, Meng Wanzhou thanked Huaneng for its trust and support for Huawei. She said that Huawei insists on increasing investment in research and development, and hopes that Huaneng will “propose problems” for Huawei, and jointly explore solutions for the combination of digital technology and the coal industry through joint laboratory and other traction research. Facing the future, it is hoped that the two parties will continue to cooperate in depth in the fields of digitalization, coal, and new energy.
China Huaneng Group is an important state-owned backbone enterprise approved by the State Council, founded in 1985. The company’s registered capital is 34.9 billion yuan, and its main business includes power supply development, investment, construction, operation and management, power (heat) production and sales, finance, coal, transportation, new energy, environmental protection related industries and product development, Investment, construction, production, sales, industrial investment operation and management.
At present, China Huaneng Group has 58 secondary units, more than 480 third-level enterprises, 5 listed companies (Huaneng International, Inner Mongolia Huadian, Xinneng Taishan, Huaneng Hydropower, Great Wall Securities), and 130,000 employees.
According to information on Huawei’s official website, Meng Wanzhou graduated from Huazhong University of Science and Technology with a master’s degree. He joined Huawei in 1993 and served as the company’s international accounting director, chief financial officer of Huawei Hong Kong, and president of the accounting management department. He is currently vice chairman and rotating chairman. , CFO of the company.
On April 1, 2022, the change of the board of supervisors of Huawei and the changes in the board of directors were announced to the public. Meng Wanzhou replaced Guo Ping as the rotating chairman, and Guo Ping was transferred to the chairman of the board of supervisors. Currently, Huawei has three rotating chairmen, Xu Zhijun, Hu Houkun, and Meng Wanzhou. According to the company announcement, according to the company’s rotating chairman system, Xu Zhijun will be the rotating chairman from October 1, 2022 to March 31, 2023.
On February 8, 2023, Securities Times·e Company reported that Ren Zhengfei’s daughter, Huawei Vice Chairman, Rotating Chairman, and CFO Meng Wanzhou will serve as Huawei’s rotating chairman for the first time on April 1, 2023.
Original title: Meng Wanzhou visited two central enterprises before becoming the rotating chairman of Huawei
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