The high-profile arrest of Huawei's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, has thrust the Chinese mobile and telecommunications firm into the Western spotlight.
Most people know Huawei in the US and Europe for its well-produced line of smartphones that firmly compete with Apple's iPhone, Samsung's flagships, and Google's Pixel line.
Now US authorities are scrutinising the Chinese company, and Meng in particular, for potentially violating its trade sanctions against Iran.
Meng isn't just Huawei's CFO, she's Chinese royalty. Her father, Ren Zhengfei, is the founder and CEO of Huawei and keeps an ultra-low profile despite his reputed massive wealth of $3.2 billion (about R45 billion).
According to reports, Ren has been married three times, and produced a brood of sons of daughters, not all of whom are quite so media-shy.
Here's his youngest daughter, Annabel Yao, appearing at a debutante's ball in Paris in November 2018:
Here's a window into the lives of the family:
Ren was born in China's poorest province, Guizhou. He told the BBC in 2015 that he came from a humble background. "We had salt to cook with so we were considered wealthy," he said.
The BBC show is no longer available, but you can read a summary here.
He's denied that the Chinese government has ever asked Huawei to spy.
Meng Wanzhou, also known as Sabrina or Cathy Meng, took her mother's surname while a teenager and worked her way up to become Huawei's CFO. She was arrested in Canada in December 2018.
Little is known about her brother Ren Ping, also known by his mother's surname as Meng Ping, except that he works for a Huawei subsidiary and appears to have little interest in taking over the business his father founded, according to The New York Times.
China has reacted furiously to Meng's arrest, demanding the US withdraw its arrest warrant.
Huawei has become the biggest electronics brand in China, and Ren Zhengfei is thought to be worth $3.3 billion.
Judging by her Instagram, Yao is a fashionable socialite.
Shortly before her half-sister Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Canada, Yao was attending a high-fashion debutante ball in Paris.
Here she is at the ball:
Le Bal des Débutantes is usually attended by children of the super-wealthy and famous. Previous guests include the daughter Ryan Philippe and Reese Witherspoon, and Silvio Berlusconi's daughter.
The 'palace' is 2km² and has chandeliers.
According to Chinese media reports, Ren is onto his third wife. This time, he wed his former assistant Su Wei.
Running Huawei would require vision, determination and a long-term view and, he wrote in an email seen by Sina Tech. "None of my family members possesses these qualities; therefore, they will never be included in the sequence of successors," he reportedly said.
She replaced her father as vice chairperson in March 2018.
Taking after her father, Meng appears to be relatively private and little is known about her personal life. Her family is thought to own this palatial property in British Vancouver in Canada.
According to Chinese media reports, Meng has two children.
Her arrest has triggered international tensions between the US and China, which has demanded her release.
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