7/15/2015 12:59:16 PM
Huawei appoints new Honor UK and Ireland head
Huawei has appointed Nicola Philbin as the UK and Ireland head of Honor.
Philbin will lead the smartphone brand after working with the manufacturer for almost 10 years. She was previously Huawei’s former UK and Ireland GM of devices, before moving onto head of Huawei Devices’ global account for Hutchinson Whampoa.
Frank Yao, MD of Honor Western Europe, explained that Philbin’s experience will put the company in a good position to continue its drive into the own branded market. He said: ‘Nicola has the experience and the vision to deliver on the Honor promise to our customers throughout the UK and Ireland as we continue to shake up the smartphone market.”’
Speaking about her recent appointment, Philbin said: ‘Honor offers something new and exciting as a young and brave brand; it offers high quality, world-leading technology, delivered at a price point that leads the industry at every level.’