IRVINE, Calif., April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Alcatel - the number four mobile phone manufacturer in North America[i] - today announced that Steve Cistulli has been appointed President of Alcatel's North America and North Asia business units. Additionally, he has been appointed Vice President of TCL Communication. He remains General Manager of Alcatel's North American business. Prior to this appointment, Cistulli served as Senior Vice President and General Manager for Alcatel in North America.
Recognized as a leader in the wireless industry, Cistulli is responsible for managing all of Alcatel's North American operations. In addition, he has assumed responsibility for South Korea, Japan, and Taiwan (referred to as North Asia Region).
With more than 20 years of experience bringing disruptive innovation and business growth within the technology and telecom sectors, Cistulli previously held various leadership positions with other mobile technology leaders. Since joining Alcatel in 2013, he has leveraged this experience to lead the strategic growth and channel expansions that have advanced the company to be one of the largest mobile phone manufacturers in North America and globally.
To learn more about the company, please visit Alcatel's website.
Alcatel is a brand within TCL Communication, an international multicultural company which designs, develops, and markets globally a growing range of mobile and Internet devices. TCL Communication is a public company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (2618.HK) and part of TCL Corporation one of the largest consumer electronics companies in the world.
For more information, please visit Alcatel's website.
[i] Based on IDC's reporting of total market share for 2015 North American Mobile Phones
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