Hikvision NA President Jeffrey He 'Promoted' / Removed

By: John Honovich, Published on Aug 01, 2018

With an impending US government ban of their products, financial struggles and increasing scrutiny of Hikvision human rights abuse, Hikvision has promoted their long-term North American President Jeffrey He.

Inside this note, we examine:

  • He's North America replacement from China
  • How Hikvision handled this much smarter than Dahua's recent International move
  • How this impacts the ~400 US employees now reporting to the new GM
  • What Hikvision's future outlook is

**** *********** ** ********** *** of ***** ********,********* ********************** ******** ** ********* human ****** *****, ********* *** ******** their ****-**** ***** ******** President ******* **.

****** **** ****, ** examine:

  • **'* ***** ******* *********** from *****
  • *** ********* ******* **** much ******* *********'* ****** ************* ****
  • *** **** ******* *** ~400 ** ********* *** reporting ** *** *** GM
  • **** *********'* ****** ******* is

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Announcement ********

********* **** * ******* Bulletin ****** '********* ***** ******* ************** Change' ** ******* ****. There *** * ****** of ******** ***** ********** are ********* ******** *****:

  • ******* ********** *** ******* announced *** *** ******** starts ** ********* *********** that *********'* "********** ** transparency *** ******** * key *********** ** *** we ***".
  • ********* **** **** *** "redirecting *** ********* ********* to **** ******* *** current ***********" *** ***** is ** *********** ** what **** '***********' **, though ***** *********'* ****** Special ********* (*.*.,*,*,*) **** *** **** about *********'* ********* ********, it ***** ** ********** to ****** ** ** politics.
  • ** **** *** "***** on * ***** ** strategic **********" *** ********* offers ** *********** ** what ***** ********** ***.
  • *******, ********* ********* ********* to **** **** *** not ******* *** * press ******* (**** ******** for ******* **********) *** declined ** ********* ** these '**********' *** '***********'.

Promotion ********

*** ******** ********* *** promotion:

******* ** *** **** promoted ** **** ********* with ******** ********* ******* Technology **., *** *** will ****** ********* ** Hikvision *** *** ****** Inc., ** ***** ** a ***** ** ********* challenges.

****: "******** ********* ******* Technology **" ** *** formal **** *** ********* China ***** ********* *** is *** ***% ***** subsidiary ** ******** ********* Digital ********** **.

Face ** ********* **

******* *********'* ******* ****** problems *** ***********, ******* He ** **** ********* by ********* ******* *** has **** *** **** of ********* ** *** US *** **** **** years, *.*.,*** ******* ***** **** everyone ***** ** ***** Las ***** *** ************ **** ****:

**, ****** ****** ******* company ******** ********, *** extensive ********** *** ************* in *** ******* ********, which ********* *********** ** him ***** * ******** executive.

New ** ********

**'* *********** ******** *** NA ************ ****** ****, *** ********* **** the ******** ********** ** Science *** ********** ** 2008, **** ********* **********:

**** **** *** **** promoted ** *** ******** of ******* *******, ********* North *******, ***** ** will **** ********* **** the ************’* ******** *********.

**** *** **** ** the ** *** **** few *****, **** ******** as *** ****** ********, Strategic *** ****** ******** (OEM/ODM ********), *********** *** ******** *******.

Hikvision *** ********* ******

*** **** ********* ****** is ** ********* *** employees. *********'* ***** ****, in **********, *** ******** veteran ******** ******, *** being *** ** ** outsider **** ******* ********** experience *** ***** *********. On *** ***** ****, the **** ********* ****** to ********* *********** ** the ********* ** ********** ban.

Retreat ** ***

** ****** ********* **** retreat ** *** *** that **** **** ** part ** **** ********. The **** ******* ********* products *** ****** ************** with *** ****** *** [update]**** *** ***** *** Senate **** ****** **, sending ** ** *** President ** **** ** into ***.

***** ****, ********* ** likely ******* ******** *** an '***********' ***** ***** products **** **** ******** for ** ********** ***.

Versus ***** ****

*********'* ******** ** **** move ** **** ****** than *****'*. ***** ************ ***** ****-**** ******** Business ****, **** **** *******, hoping **** ** *** would **** ******* *** face ** ***** ******** business *** ****. ** contrast, ********* *********** ************ to ***** *******, ******* it ** * ********* to ******* ***** *** save ****.

Vote / ****

UPDATE: ** *********** ** '************* ****** *******'

** ********* ****, ** was ******* **** ***** President ** ********* *** / ****** *** ** now *** ** *** 'International ****** *******' ******* primarily **** ******** / lobbying ******* *** ** government *** *** *********.

Comments (22)

* ***** "*** ****" because **** *** *** closest ****** ** "*** on * *****". * do *** ***** **** is * ********* ** any ***, *** ** has *** **** ******* per **. 

******** *** ** ******* is **** **** **.  It ***** **** ** a *** ***/**** *** Hik *** **** *****.  Curious, **** *** *** govt ******** ** **** companies?  

**** *** *** **** business ** **** *********?

***** *** *** ****, single-digit ********** ******. *** problem ** *** ******** impact ** * *** of ***-************ *** **********-******* entities **** ********** ***** *** Hikvision ******* ** ****.

*******, **** *** *** govt ******** ** **** companies?

* ***** **** ********** business *** **** *** overall, *** **** *** big *********** ** ******* into **** ******. ***** are *** ******** ** Hikua ***** ****** ******** off **** *** *****-***/*** market *******.

** **** ** *********** to *** **** **** of ******** ********* *** at*******, *** *** **** 2019. ***** *** ******** made ***** ** *** and ***** ****** ********* and ***********, *** ***** be **** ****** *** a ************ **** ******* most ** ***** ******** through *** ***** *** counter ****.

** **** ** *********** to *** **** **** of ******** ********* *** at *******

********* *** ****** *** of **** / ***. We **** **** **** details ******** *** ****'* a ******* *** **** recent ****.

****... ** ** ***.  Pretty **** ******** ** pulling *** ** **** mess.

***, ***, *** ********* did *** **** **** out ******* **** **** realized *** ** * mess...

*******: **** *** **** ********** Getting **********

****. *** ***** *** usually *** **** ********* of ****** **** ****. Doubtful *** ** ******* their ******* ****. **’* 2 ****** ****** *** show, *** **** *** a **** *****. ****’* got ** ** ** least $*** ****. 

*********, *** *** * giant **** ** **** in *** ****** ** the *****. ****’* ***** be *** **** ** a ‘******* ******’. ***** they **** *** ***’* deposit ** *** ******** a **** * ****** chair ******* ** *********. 

******:*** ****** ****** *** bill *****, ** **** *** to ***** ** **** into ***, **** ** this ********.

*** ******* **** ******** *** and ******.  **** *** confirmed ********* *** ***** are ********? 

****, *** *** ****** if * ***** ******** state ********* **** ******* without *****???

**** ******* **** ******** ZTE *** ****** ******* those *** *** **** better ***** ** ********** audiences.

**** ***** ***** ********** ****** / ****, ******** ***** **** all ********* ******** ******:

*** ********* **** ** this **** ** ** shortly **** *******. ******: ** ******** ****** **** Banning ***** *** *********

***** ** *** ** the ***** **** *******, this ** **** ***** and ****** *** ****** has ****. * *** a ****** ** ***** in ****** **** *** a ****** ***** ***. Very **** ****** *** I *** ********* ** his ***** *********** *** sense ** *****. 

****, ** ****** **** you! :)

** *** ***********, * have ***** * *** positive ******* ** ****, so ****'* **** ** hear.

**** * ******* *** title ** ****** '*******'. Given *** ********** **** that **** ******* *** of **** *** ******** passing *** **** *******, it ** ******* **** is *** * ******* 'promotion'.

**** * ******* *** title ** ****** '*******'. Given *** ********** **** that **** ******* *** of **** *** ******** passing *** **** *******, it ** ******* **** is *** * ******* 'promotion'.

**************+********* = ********.

* ***** **** ***** "future ***** *****" *** that ****'* ** ****** :) 

******* *** ***** ** Hikvision *** ****** ****** hard ** ** **** China ******, ***** ********* difficult **********. * ***** they *** ***** ***** now *** * ***'* see **** ********** ******* him.

*** ***** *** ****** of *** *** ************* impacted **** **** ***** companies *** ******* *****?

***, ********* ** *** business ** ****** ** be ****, ********** ***** the ****** **** *** are ****** ***** ** be ****** ** **** to ******** **** *** relabelling ********* ****** *** US ********** ***.

*****/******* ********* ** *** like *** **** ** bad ***** ** **** a *** ** *** a "****" ** **** type ** ****...**** ** how *** ********* ******* work !

**** **** **** ******* their ********* **** ** well *** ** **** apparent ******.

******, ******. * ********* that **** ******* ******. He ** ****** *****, ******** ****** **** ********* ********* Hikvision.

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