"Paul has unrivalled knowledge of the Australian technology landscape and will be vital to fuelling further growth in our consumer business. Huawei has been present in the Australian market for fifteen years already and will continue to bring its leading technology to the region," said Huawei Consumer Business Group Australia (HCBGA) managing director Larking Huang.
"2019 has been a record-breaking year for us, having sold more than 100 million devices globally, making it our most successful to date. With Paul at the helm of our marketing division, Huawei CBG is well-poised to continue providing Australian consumers with cutting-edge devices."
Jowett joins Huawei from Apple, where he led ANZ partner marketing.
Jowett holds a BSc in geography from Queen's University Belfast and an MA in marketing from the University of Ulster.
In related news, Ebany Draper was recently appointed as HCBGA'a PR manager.
She joined the company from Destination NSW, where she worked on Vivid Sydney. Draper's background was predominantly within the media industry, working for international companies including NBCUniversal, Viacom International Media Networks, and Discovery Networks.