According to the Bloomberg edition, the Chinese technicant Huawei has appointed a new head of the department for the development of artificial intelligence for electric vehicles. They became Richard Yu (Richard Yu), who quite recently headed the divisions of cloud technologies, and for no long years was the head of the consumer electronics department – Huawei Consumer Bussines Group.
Zhang Pingan, the former manager of this department, was chosen to its previous place of the director in the cloud technologies division. It is expected that Richard Yu in a new place will be able to ensure the sustainable development of the company in the field of artificial intelligence technologies for electric vehicles with the introduction of its initiatives.
After the US imposed sanctions against Huawei, the Chinese company began to pay high attention to the industries outside the mobile business. This should help the company continue to work and occupy shares in new markets. We add that in general, in recent months there is a surge of the interest of technological companies to the electric car market. For example, the main Chinese competitor Huawei, Xiaomi, identified $ 10 billion on the development of the direction associated with electric vehicles.