Cher Wang is the Chairwoman of the Board of Directors, Chief Executive Officer and President at HTC and VIA Technologies. Cher has established a number of successful IT-related businesses, including founding VIA Technologies, Inc. in 1987 and co-founding HTC Corporation in 1997. Cher is currently Chairwoman of both companies and holds leadership roles in numerous other enterprises and organizations.
Cher is active in the international business community, participating as an Industry Partner at the World Economic Forum and as a Member of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC).
In 2010, Cher co-founded the ABAC Women’s Forum to identify capacity-building policy recommendations that enhance opportunities for women in business and to hold outreach activities within APEC economies.
Cher’s business achievements have been widely acclaimed in major international media. In 2011, Cher received the 20th spot on both Forbes’ and Fortune’s annual ‘most powerful women’ lists.
Cher graduated from the University of California, Berkeley and is a devout Christian.
Cher is married and has two children.
Board & Advisor Roles (2)Update
|Aug 3, 2016||Android Central - HTC's Q2 2016 revenue down by 44% YoY, losses at $133 million|
|Aug 2, 2016||TechCrunch - Yet another red quarter for HTC as revenue drops 44% year-on-year|
|Jun 27, 2016||Andoird Authority - HTC’s Cher Wang apologizes for poor performance, announces VR subsidiary|
|Jun 22, 2016||Uber Gizmo - HTC Co-Founder And Ex-CEO Peter Chou Leaves His Company|
|Jun 22, 2016||Mobile Syrup - HTC confirms former CEO Peter Chou has left the company|
|Jun 22, 2016||Andoird Authority - Peter Chou is no longer an employee of HTC|
|Jun 22, 2016||Pocket Now - Peter Chou left HTC, company confirms|
|Jun 22, 2016||CNet - HTC and former chief Peter Chou officially sever ties|