13 Dec 2017
New senior appointment for TE Connectivity Industrial Business Unit System
Guanghua Yang to take up vice president and general manager post on 1–1-2018
DARMSTADT, Germany – December 13, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has announced the appointment of Guanghua Yang to the post of vice president and general manager TE Connectivity Industrial Business Unit Systems. Mr. Yang will take up his new appointment on 1 January 2018. He will report to Lars Brickenkamp, Senior Vice President and General Manager of TE’s Industrial business unit – and will be based in TE Connectivity Industrial Business Unit Systems global headquarters in Shanghai, China.
Guanghua Yang holds a Bachelor Degree of Science from Lanzhou University of Technology and an MBA from Tinghua University. He joins TE Connectivity from Nanjing Phoenix Contact Co. Ltd., where his most recent post was Vice President Device Connector Segment. Previously he held a number of senior Sales and Marketing posts at Schneider Electric and technical and managerial posts at SINOPEC Lanzhou Petrochemical Factory.
Mr. Guanghua, who is a Chinese national, will apply his extensive technical experience and in-depth industrial knowledge in order to provide an extraordinary customer experience.
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