Shanghai, China, December 30, 2019 – element14, a global distributor of Electronic components and development services, has announced the appointment of Xuejian Huang as General Manager of Sales for element1 Greater China, responsible for the development strategy and business operations of element14 in Greater China and marketing plan. He will be based in Shenzhen and Hong Kong and will report directly to Mr. Chu Weidi, President of element14 Asia Pacific.
Mr. Huang Xuejian has more than 20 years of sales and marketing experience in the electronic components industry. He joined element14 in 2013 as Sales Manager. Over the past six years, he has worked closely with Mr. Zhu Weidi, and led the Shenzhen and Hong Kong teams to significantly expand the company’s customer base and drive the company’s business to achieve breakthrough development. He has also collaborated with the marketing team to launch diversified payment channels that cater to the needs of Chinese customers, and has established a close partnership with a range of leading suppliers, as well as a series of marketing campaigns that have significantly boosted local sales.
Mr. Huang Xuejian has worked in Hongyuntong Co., Ltd. and Murata Co., Ltd. successively as a design engineer. Before joining element14, he also worked at Arrow Electronics as Senior Sales and Marketing Manager for Asia Pacific.
Mr. Chu Weidi, President of element14 Asia Pacific, said: “I am delighted that Xuejian has been promoted to this role. His extensive experience in the industry will help us to further our business growth and innovative operations. With expertise in electronic distribution, and his deep understanding of the Avnet ecosystem and the unique needs of our customers, he will be able to successfully address the changing market challenges and drive the continued growth of element14’s local business.”
In this regard, Mr. Huang Xuejian said: “The survival and growth of distributors depends on their ability to meet the needs of their customers. The best strategy to achieve this goal is to ensure that customers are provided with the professional support they need throughout the product life cycle. They bring their products to market. I am honored to take on the role of General Manager Sales for element14 Greater China and look forward to working with team members to help Chinese customers succeed and continue to expand their business in China.”