Wednesday, 05 May 2021

A troubled year sees Sir Michael Rake set to leave Huawei UK board

by Harry Baldock, Total Telecom
Monday 15 February 21

Reports suggest that former chairman of BT Group, Sir Mike Rake, will be stepping down from his role on Huawei UK’s board after less than a year

Sir Michael Rake, the former chairman of BT Group, has been advising Huawei since 2019 and was vocally against their restriction on 5G networks by the UK government. In March last year he penned an open letter to the government, imploring them to rethink their ruling in January that saw Huawei excluded from the core of the networks and limited to a 35% market share…

Sir Michael Rake, the former chairman of BT Group, has been advising Huawei since 2019 and was vocally against their restriction on 5G networks by the UK government. In March last year he penned an open letter to the government, imploring them to rethink their ruling in January that saw Huawei excluded from the core of the networks and limited to a 35% market share…

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