2001: Huawei Opens North American Headquarters
Huawei in 2001 opened its North American headquarters in Plano, Texas.
Since then, Huawei has expanded quickly in its attempt to build a U.S. market. The company currently boasts of 14 regional offices and seven R&D centers in the U.S., with its primary R&D facility in Santa Clara, Calif.
Huawei currently has about 1,700 employees in the U.S.