HTC CEO Yves Maitre
Sina Science and Technology News, September 17 afternoon news, the global smart mobile device maker HTC today announced the appointment of Yves Maitre as HTC CEO, immediately effective. Wang Xuehong will continue to serve as chairman of HTC, continuing to work on the expansion of HTC ecology and the future development of technology in the same direction as VIVE Reality's vision.
Yves has been an executive at Orange, one of the world's largest telecommunications companies, for fourteen years. Before joining HTC, he served as Executive Vice President of Orange Consumer Equipment and Business Relations, overseeing Orange's interconnection technology strategy and business. Yves has helped to strategically deploy the world's largest consumer electronics brand and has been involved in a range of interconnected product technologies and mobile services. At the same time, he was a member of Orange Innovation Technology Group, responsible for exploring new revenue opportunities.
As early as 2005, Yves Maitre, senior vice president of Orange equipment, has established a partnership with HTC.
Yves Maitre said it will work with HTC employees, customers and investors to expand the future of 5G and XR, bring the best quality hardware to the market, and provide users with perfect services for management and deployment.
Today, HTC is deeply engaged in virtual reality, XR, 5G devices and technologies, AI and block chains. In 2019, HTC spent a lot of time on products in Vive's virtual reality ecosystem and HTC 5G Mobile Intelligent Network Center. According to the official introduction, its 5G mobile intelligent network center has been widely used by global operators, helping to promote the popularization of 5G. But HTC officials did not mention the smartphone business.