Alcatel-Lucent has named Luis Martinez-Amago as the Chief Executive Officer of Alcatel-Lucent Shanghai Bell (ASB), its flagship company in China.
Commencing his new role on Jan 1, 2015, Martinez-Amago is based in Shanghai and responsible for ASB's business in and outside of China, as well as its key contribution to the Alcatel-Lucent group's R&D and global operation supply chain.
Martinez-Amago has been with the company for the past 26 years, and was most recently the president of Alcatel-Lucent's activities in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
"China plays a crucial role in Alcatel-Lucent's overall transformation and global business development," said Michel Combes, CEO of Alcatel-Lucent. "Luis - with his track record and extensive experience in general management, commercial and product activities - will enable ASB to build its strategic position in the market and in Alcatel-Lucent's global roadmap, as the group pursues the second chapter of The Shift Plan, focused on innovation, transformation and growth."
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