Microsoft Company introduced that Dr. HOU Yang will succeed Alain Crozier to steer Microsoft’s World Gross sales, Advertising and marketing and Operations group within the Higher China Area (GCR). Alain Crozier’s will proceed to steer Microsoft Higher China until July 1.
Crozier labored as Chairman and CEO of Microsoft GCR since 2016, reworking the enterprise to ship first-class cloud companies to clients, serving to them remodel their very own companies for the brand new world of the clever cloud and clever edge.
Ahmed Mazhari, President for Microsoft Asia stated,
“I wish to thank Alain for his management delivering transformational development in a really advanced market over the previous 5 years. HOU Yang is a confirmed transformational chief, bringing sturdy know-how business ecosystem accomplice growth capabilities in addition to native perception to allow clients. He’s an skilled enterprise chief throughout operations, product optimization and gross sales with a monitor document in accomplice and buyer engagement. He brings a balanced mixture of strategic considering and execution self-discipline, that delivered outsized development.”
Alain’s successor, Dr. HOU Yang, involves Microsoft from Qualcomm the place he served for 8 years in each the US and in China, most just lately as Senior Vice President of the Semiconductor enterprise – Qualcomm’s largest income generator in China. Previous to Qualcomm, he spent 5 years at McKinsey as a frontrunner of their tech follow, primarily based within the US.