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Huawei expands activities in Europe with opening of Enterprise Exhibition Center in the Netherlands

Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today opened its new Exhibition Center, showing its latest global and innovative ICT R&D results and ICT solutions specifically to the European Enterprise market and European customers.

The new Exhibition Center underscores the fact that Huawei is a fast-growing and innovative company in the Enterprise market. A distinguished group of government officials, European IT Leaders, and key customers were invited and witnessed this historic event for Huawei. The official opening was completed by the Dutch Vice Minister of Finance, Mr. Frans Weekers.

The opening of the Exhibition Center in Amstelveen highlights Huawei’s commitment to Europe, where it has over 7,500 employees, including 800 in R&D. Moreover, the company plans to hire 5,500 employees in Europe during the next 5 years. Huawei’s investment in Europe is boosting local economies and opening opportunities to a wide variety of industry players. “Western Europe remains the key target market for Huawei Enterprise. Our global success as a company will be measured against our achievements here.” said Leon He, President of Huawei Enterprise in Western Europe.

As a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, Huawei is uniquely positioned to meet the needs of European enterprises. The Exhibition Center showcases the wide-range of solutions which are unmatched in the industry. These solutions include corporate networking, Enterprise wireless (eLTE), datacenter & cloud, plus Unified Communications & Colaboration (UC&C).

“At Huawei, we are able to deliver a wide range of highly efficient customer-centric ICT solutions and services thanks to a profound understanding of customers’ needs and expectations, based on our wide-ranging experience, and our strong R&D capabilities,” explains Mr. Leon He. “Our new Exhibition Center provides visitors with an opportunity to witness these innovative enterprise solutions.”

“Our Amstelveen office is fully focused on business-to-business activities and is therefore an excellent location for our Exhibition Center for Western Europe,” continues Simon Xin, CEO of Huawei Benelux.

A large number of our clients have their headquarters in The Netherlands, and Amstelveen is easy to reach for our client in other Western European countries. Also, The Netherlands has a great pool of well-educated and talented IT specialists.”

Source: Huawei, 18 September 2013