Chi-Mau Sheih appointed president of Chunghwa Telecom
Mr. Sheih has served in various management positions within Chunghwa Telecom since 1976, including Senior Executive Vice President, President of Southern Taiwan Business Group as well as President of Central Taiwan Business Group.
Mr. Sheih also served as Vice President of the Network Department and President of Yunlin Branch of Southern Taiwan Business Group.
Since 2010, Mr. Sheih has led multiple milestone projects to found new businesses while he was the Senior Executive Vice President of the Company.
These milestones included the establishment of its Big Data Office to centralize Chunghwa Telecom's in-house big data analysis capability, enabling the Company to assist in identifying potential customers as well as precise network construction.
He was instrumental in establishing the Cyber Security Department, which reinforced best practices in the Company's information security systems. He oversaw the planning of new 4G offerings which enabled CHT to become the first operator in Taiwan to launch 4G LTE services.
In addition, he was responsible for spearheading the full commercialization of the Company's cloud computing initiatives as a part of Taiwan's wider digital convergence development plan.
Mr. Sheih also organized the Smart City Exhibition 2016 and led other 4G related initiatives to promote the idea of smart lifestyles, helping to advance the development of IoT throughout Taiwan.
Mr. Sheih holds an MBA degree from National Taiwan University.
Mr. Sheih will succeed Mu-Piao Shih, who will retire from the Company.