Bob Xie has been working at Huawei for 21 years. He gained experience in Marketing and R&D as Senior Engineer, Senior Marketing Manager and Director. In 2010, he was entrusted with the mission to set up the Huawei Cyber Security Evaluation Centre in the UK, first of its kind. He directed the HCSEC from 2010 till July 2018. Very familiar with the cyber security management system and practices of the company, he is now the head of the Huawei Cyber Security Transparency Centre in Brussels, which officially opened in March 2019. In August 2019, he was also appointed as the CSO for the Huawei Western European Region.