HTC Announces Matthew Costello As Chief Operating Officer
Taoyuan, Taiwan – December 28, 2010 – HTC Corporation, a global leader in mobile phone innovation and design, today announced the appointment of Matthew Costello as Chief Operating Officer.
Costello will be based in Taiwan and be responsible for all operations at HTC including manufacturing, supply chain, sourcing, customer service and technology infrastructure. He will work closely with HTC’s customers and suppliers to ensure the continuous evolution of HTC’s integrated supply chain. Costello will report to Fred Liu, who has been promoted to President of Engineering, Operations and Sales.
“As HTC continues to grow, it is essential for our operations to become even more efficient and sophisticated and Matthew will manage this exciting transition for us,” said Liu. “His long standing experience and reputation as an expert in operations and supply chain will help take HTC to the next level in our growth.”
“The opportunity to further develop HTC’S global operations at this critical juncture in its history is a great challenge that I am extremely excited to undertake to support our next stage of growth,” said Costello. “The ever increasing speed and complexity in the mobile industry will require us to continuously innovate in all aspects of our operations to serve our customers and support our suppliers.”
Prior to joining HTC, Costello held several senior strategic and operational roles in the mobile industry.
HTC Corporation (HTC) is one of the fastest growing companies in the mobile phone industry. By putting people at the center of everything it does, HTC creates innovative smartphones that better serve the lives and needs of individuals. The company is listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange under ticker 2498. For more information about HTC, please visit www.htc.com.