Faisal Siddiqui was on 16 February 2015 appointed as South Asia President of High-Tech Computer Corporation (HTC), Taiwanese smartphone maker. He succeeded Jack Yang, who left the company citing personal reasons.
With this, Siddiqui will lead the company in the region which includes India, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and other emerging markets in Asia.
Currently, Faisal Siddiqui is Vice President and Head of HTC India. Siddiqui will continue to retain this position along with the new one.
Faisal Siddiqui has more than 18 years of experience in the industry and has been leading HTC’s India operations since 2011.
High-Tech Computer Corporation (HTC)
• Founded in 1997 by Cher Wang, H.T. Cho, and Peter Chou, HTC is a Taiwanese manufacturer of smartphones and tablets headquartered in New Taipei City, Taiwan.
• HTC built its reputation as the designer and manufacturer of most popular OEM-branded mobile devices on the market.
• After initially making smartphones based mostly on Windows Mobile, HTC expanded its focus in 2009 to devices based on the Android and Windows Phone.
Who: Faisal Siddiqui
When: 16 February 2015