Anthony Houlahan will be the new m-Business (mobile business) practice leader for Web Connection, a wholly owned subsidiary of chinadotcom corporation.

Houlahan will be responsible for the firm's global m-Business market strategy and building its implementation capabilities. Web Connection is an e-business consulting company, whose major clients include HSBC, Procter & Gamble and DoCoMo. Web Connection's m-Business centres are the Wireless Lab in Singapore and i-Mode Center of Excellence in Japan.

Prior to Web Connection, Houlahan worked at Andersen Consulting for more than 5 years, handling internet and communications industry clients.