ZTE USA names new head of US government affairs

ZTE USA has announced the appointment of Angela Simpson as vice president, US Government Affairs, the company said.

Simpson will be based in Washington D.C. and have responsibility for managing all of the company´s government relations and public policy matters in the United States.

As Vice President for US Government Affairs, Simpson will be responsible for establishing and executing public policy and government relations objectives, managing a team of consultants, and working closely with senior management, industry associations, and business partners. The role will also involve various legislative and regulatory initiatives and advocating before federal agencies and Congressional offices about public policy issues potentially impacting the company.

ZTE USA (www.zteusa.com), headquartered in Richardson, Texas, is a subsidiary of ZTE Corporation, a global provider of mobile devices, telecommunication systems, and enterprise solutions.