TYCO's Former APAC President Robert Zhu Takes on the Executive Chairman Role of ZNV

2014-05-08 20:15 1469

SHENZHEN, China, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shenzhen ZNV Technology Co., Ltd (ZNV) today announced that the Board Meeting in late April made an official announcement: Robert Zhu has been appointed as the Executive Chairman of ZNV. He will be the head of the company and responsible for ZNV overall operations, reporting to the Board of Directors.

Robert Zhu was born and grew up in China, graduated from North China Electric Power University with a bachelor degree, and later became an engineer of North China Electric Power Bureau of then Ministry of Electric Power. Robert went to RMIT University in Australia in late 1980s and earned Master degree of Electronic Engineering; later he went to Monash University in Australia and earned MBA.

Robert Zhu has rich experience in global security business management. He was the Vice President and SA (South Asia) General Manager of ABB Group. From early 2008 to 2013, he was the Asia Pacific President and China President of Tyco, one of the largest security enterprises in the world. Under his leadership, Asia Pacific business had grown strongly. In the China market, Robert led his team making great improvements, from only selling products to providing integrated security solutions and alarm operation services. After years of efforts, Tyco established good cooperative relationship with finance, airport and government. The China market became the important growth engine of Tyco's global security business. At the competitive security market in South Korea, Robert also led his local team to build a good reputation and expanded his alarm monitor business. The business in South Korea became one of most profitable and high growth one inside Tyco.

Robert has in-depth understanding and appreciation of global security market. He predicted the trend of integrated security and carried out integration for both software and hardware products, planning in very early time and riding on rapid worldwide growth of PSIM. In today's internet economy age, he is quite optimistic on the outlook of security market and believes that security is closely involved with internet, mobile communication and IOT. He believes that security will integrate with information technology in the future and is indispensable in everyone's life.

New in ZNV, Robert says, "ZNV had good business performance in the past. It has unique strength in wire, wireless communication and sensing technologies, signal processing, that regular security enterprises don't have. This is mainly due to its root from telecom industry. In recent years, ZNV has demonstrated strength in providing industrial solutions. In future, my experience in global security market will develop and drive marketing strategies, product planning and business models. We are determined to take ZNV into a top-ranking security enterprise in the world, and create more values for customers with ZNVers."

About ZNV

Shenzhen ZNV Technology Co., Ltd (ZNV) is a leading global surveillance supplier and former surveillance product line of ZTE Corporation. It was separated from ZTE in 2005. Now ZNV has cutting-edge cameras, video recorders, power supply and environment monitoring units, sensors, management software, and provides customized all-in-one surveillance solutions for industrial customers like telecom, government, traffic and energy. Its solutions and products have already been working in over 70 nations and regions including EMEA, America and Asia. Please visit for more information.

Source: ZNV