Huawei hires former BBC executive as editor in chief in push to hire more foreign talent amid tensions with UK

//Huawei hires former BBC executive as editor in chief in push to hire more foreign talent amid tensions with UK

Huawei hires former BBC executive as editor in chief in push to hire more foreign talent amid tensions with UK

Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies Co has appointed former head of BBC news programmes Gavin Allen as its “executive editor in chief”, marking the telecoms equipment maker’s latest high-profile international hire.Allen, who helmed BBC news output for seven years, announced his new position by updating his LinkedIn profile on Tuesday, changing the banner image to one of the Huawei logo and his title to “Executive Editor in Chief, Huawei Technologies”.“I’m delighted to be joining the global…

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