According to PingWest, an insider close to Meizu has learned that Yang Yan, the former head of the Flyme system, may return to Meizu as chief strategy officer. Specific information will be announced shortly.
According to a previous report by IT House, ON December 31, 2018, Yang Yan, the former senior vice president of Meizu Technology and president of the Flyme business unit, said that according to the company’s arrangement, he officially stepped down as the president of the Flyme business unit. Huang Zhang, CEO of Meizu, commented at the time that Yang Yan had been inclined to the direction of operation a few years ago: “Yang Yan’s interest was focused on operation a few years ago, and flyme Zhou Xiang has been in charge. Yang Yan was promoted and trained by me, but I can only rely on it. He makes adjustments to his personal wishes and interests.”
However, IT House found that @杨燕’s Weibo certification has been the senior vice president of Meizu Technology for a long time. According to other sources related to Meizu on Weibo, Yang Yan may really be returning to Meizu this time.
According to the information on Encyclopedia, Yang Yan served as the director of Meizu products from 2011 to 2014, and in 2014, he served as the vice president of Meizu R&D, responsible for the design, development and operation of Meizu’s “Flyme OS” system. In December 2017, began to manage related business and team management of the accessories business department and the e-commerce business department. On June 20, 2018, Meizu issued a notice on the adjustment of the company’s organizational structure. Yang Yan no longer serves as the senior vice president of the e-commerce business department, and her job responsibilities and job rank remain unchanged. On December 31, 2018, according to the personnel adjustment notice issued by Meizu, Yang Yan, senior vice president of Meizu Technology and president of the Flyme business unit, officially resigned as the president of the Meizu Flyme business unit.