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Former Google VP Hugo Barra returning to Silicon Valley - FileHippo News;

Former Google VP Hugo Barra returning to Silicon Valley - FileHippo News

FileHippo NewsFormer Google VP Hugo Barra returning to Silicon ValleyFileHippo NewsHow times have changed… When a major executive in an international tech company was leaving a post, the news used to be shared with formal press releases issued to major news outlets. Instead, Hugo Barra chose to announce his departure from ...and more »

Nine numbers that suggest all is not well at Xiaomi - Wired.co.uk;

Nine numbers that suggest all is not well at Xiaomi - Wired.co.uk

Wired.co.ukNine numbers that suggest all is not well at XiaomiWired.co.ukXiaomi tried to grow too big, too fast and now the Chinese phone maker has lost one of its most important executives. ADVERTISEMENT. Hugo Barra, Xiaomi's international vice president, said living in “such a singular environment” had “taken a huge toll ...and more »

IP strategy set to play an even bigger role in Xiaomi's global expansion plans as Wang takes reins from Barra - IAM (registration) (blog)

IP strategy set to play an even bigger role in Xiaomi's global expansion plans as Wang takes reins from BarraIAM (registration) (blog)Xiaomi's vice president of global operations, Hugo Barra, will leave the company after the Chinese New Year festival later this month. Wang Xiang – senior vice president for strategic cooperation and the man that oversees Xiaomi's IP function – will ...and more »

Meet Xiaomi's new Global head Xiang Wang: 5 things we know about him - PCMag India;

Meet Xiaomi's new Global head Xiang Wang: 5 things we know about him - PCMag India

PCMag IndiaMeet Xiaomi's new Global head Xiang Wang: 5 things we know about himPCMag IndiaXiang Wang worked for Qualcomm for 13 years where he helped secure major deals with phone makers. 0shares; Facebook; Twitter; Linkedin; Pinterest; Google Plus; Reddit; Hacker News. With Hugo Barra announcing his exit from Xiaomi, Xiang Wang will ...and more »

Chinese media speculates Hugo Barra leaving because of Beijing pollution - India Today;

Chinese media speculates Hugo Barra leaving because of Beijing pollution - India Today

India TodayChinese media speculates Hugo Barra leaving because of Beijing pollutionIndia TodayChinese smartphone maker Xiaomi's Vice President Hugo Barra announced recently that he will be leaving the company and heading back to the Silicon Valley in the US. Barra cited "living in such a singular environment" affected his health. Also Read: ...and more »

Xiaomi's Hugo Barra resigns: Meet the person who will replace him - The Indian Express;

Xiaomi's Hugo Barra resigns: Meet the person who will replace him - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressXiaomi's Hugo Barra resigns: Meet the person who will replace himThe Indian ExpressXiaomi, Xiaomi Hugo Barra, Hugo Barra, Hugo Barra resigns from Xiaomi, Hugo. Hugo Barra announced his departure from Xiaomi, and will be replaced by Xiang Wang (in this photo), who will now lead the global expansion efforts for 2017. (Source: Xiaomi).and more »

Homesick Barra hangs up on Xiaomi - Economic Times;

Homesick Barra hangs up on Xiaomi - Economic Times

Economic TimesHomesick Barra hangs up on XiaomiEconomic TimesBENGALURU: Hugo Barra, the man who made Xiaomi into almost a household name in India, is leaving the Chinese smartphone maker. Barra was head of international operations and working out of Beijing. He announced his decision on Facebook, and ...and more »

Hugo Barra, Xiaomi's Global VP, to leave the Chinese company in February - Mid-Day;

Hugo Barra, Xiaomi's Global VP, to leave the Chinese company in February - Mid-Day

Mid-DayHugo Barra, Xiaomi's Global VP, to leave the Chinese company in FebruaryMid-DayHugo Barra, international Vice President of the Chinese smartphone maker, Xiaomi, is leaving the company after a period of 3.5 years. Hugo Barra was not only the global face of Xiaomi, but also had a significant contribution towards Xioami's growth and ...and more »

Hugo Barra Decides to Leave Xiaomi & Head back Sillicon Valley - The Tech Bulletin;

Hugo Barra Decides to Leave Xiaomi & Head back Sillicon Valley - The Tech Bulletin

The Tech BulletinHugo Barra Decides to Leave Xiaomi & Head back Sillicon ValleyThe Tech BulletinXiaomi is not a new word now. No doubt it is one of the most popular and fastest growing smartphone company which has also expanded into many other verticals successfully. However, the latest reports from this Chinese smartphone manufaturer tells us ...and more »

Xiaomi Exec Resigns Due to Beijing Air Pollution - The Beijinger (blog);

Xiaomi Exec Resigns Due to Beijing Air Pollution - The Beijinger (blog)

The Beijinger (blog)Xiaomi Exec Resigns Due to Beijing Air PollutionThe Beijinger (blog)One of Beijing's most prominent expats working in the technology sector is citing the city's poor air pollution as the main reason why he is quitting his job to return to the USA. Hugo Barra publicly announced his resignation as the head of head of ...and more »

Is the World's Second-Biggest Start-Up in Trouble? - Vanity Fair;

Is the World's Second-Biggest Start-Up in Trouble? - Vanity Fair

Vanity FairIs the World's Second-Biggest Start-Up in Trouble?Vanity FairXiaomi, considered the second-most valuable start-up in the world behind Uber, is losing one man who for years helped move the smartphone maker beyond its homeland of China. Hugo Barra, whom Xiaomi hired away from Google to lead its global division ...and more »

Hugo Barra to Depart Xiaomi, Return to Silicon Valley - XDA Developers (blog);

Hugo Barra to Depart Xiaomi, Return to Silicon Valley - XDA Developers (blog)

XDA Developers (blog)Hugo Barra to Depart Xiaomi, Return to Silicon ValleyXDA Developers (blog)Hugo Barra, Vice President of Xiaomi's International division, announced in a Facebook post that he was moving on from Xiaomi and heading back to Silicon Valley “to embark on future adventures.” Before his work at Xiaomi, Mr. Barra began his own voice ...and more »

Hugo Barra Leaves Xiaomi - Gazette Review;

Hugo Barra Leaves Xiaomi - Gazette Review

Gazette ReviewHugo Barra Leaves XiaomiGazette ReviewXiaomi's VP of Global Operations Hugo Barra has announced on Facebook that he will be leaving the company. In 2013, Barra left Google to join Xiaomi and after over three years helping the company grow, the Xiaomi VP has announced he is going back to ...and more »

Hugo Barra leaving Xiaomi to return to Silicon Valley - Techbeasts (blog);

Hugo Barra leaving Xiaomi to return to Silicon Valley - Techbeasts (blog)

Techbeasts (blog)Hugo Barra leaving Xiaomi to return to Silicon ValleyTechbeasts (blog)Xiaomi's VP, Hugo Barra is leaving the company after working with it for 3.5 years. In a Facebook post, Hugo Barra announced his decision to leave the company and go back to the Silicon Valley. At the moment it is not clear what his future plans are ...and more »

Hugo Barra Announces His Exit From Xiaomi - TimeGazette;

Hugo Barra Announces His Exit From Xiaomi - TimeGazette

TimeGazetteHugo Barra Announces His Exit From XiaomiTimeGazetteIn mid-2013, however, he surprisingly left the mothership to join Xiaomi as its new VP for worldwide business, becoming the global face of a rising Chinese star. We still don't know if that startup he's referring to is Xiaomi itself, but we don't think ...and more »

Xiaomi exec Hugo Barra leaves Chinese handheld maker - The Tech Report, LLC;

Xiaomi exec Hugo Barra leaves Chinese handheld maker - The Tech Report, LLC

The Tech Report, LLCXiaomi exec Hugo Barra leaves Chinese handheld makerThe Tech Report, LLCHugo Barra left Google back in 2013 to join Chinese cellphone maker Xiaomi. After leading many of the company's biggest initiatives over the last few years, Barra is now departing, with his sights set on a return to Silicon Valley. Barra announced his ...and more »

Hugo Barra to leave Xiaomi for the clean air of Silicon Valley - Tech in Asia;

Hugo Barra to leave Xiaomi for the clean air of Silicon Valley - Tech in Asia

Tech in AsiaHugo Barra to leave Xiaomi for the clean air of Silicon ValleyTech in AsiaXiaomi's Hugo Barra in India, celebrating selling one million phones during the holiday season. Photo credit: Hugo's Facebook. Hugo Barra, arguably the most public face of Chinese electronics company Xiaomi, is quitting after three and half years at ...and more »

Who's the guy replacing Hugo Barra at Xiaomi? - Tech in Asia;

Who's the guy replacing Hugo Barra at Xiaomi? - Tech in Asia

Tech in AsiaWho's the guy replacing Hugo Barra at Xiaomi?Tech in AsiaHugo Barra, Xiaomi's big hire from Google, earlier this afternoon announced his departure from the Chinese gadget maker. He's leaving a high-profile and important role at Xiaomi as it looks towards India and other new markets for growth to compensate ...and more »

Hugo Barra announces he will be leaving Xiaomi next month - Phandroid.com;

Hugo Barra announces he will be leaving Xiaomi next month - Phandroid.com

Phandroid.comHugo Barra announces he will be leaving Xiaomi next monthPhandroid.comBut what I've realized is that the last few years of living in such a singular environment have taken a huge toll on my life and started affecting my health. My friends, what I consider to be my home, and my life are back in Silicon Valley, which is ...and more »

Hugo Barra quits Chinese phone maker Xiaomi to return to Silicon Valley - PCWorld;

Hugo Barra quits Chinese phone maker Xiaomi to return to Silicon Valley - PCWorld

PCWorldHugo Barra quits Chinese phone maker Xiaomi to return to Silicon ValleyPCWorldHugo Barra is returning to Silicon Valley, just over three years after he left Google to help turn Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi into a global company. During Barra's time in Beijing, Xiaomi has grown far beyond its home market with its strategy of ...and more »