Peter Chou


Chou is the CEO of HTC Corp. and has been with the organization since its establishment in 1997. Under his direction and leadership, HTC has emerged as a global market leader in wireless communications. Chou's expertise in the IT industry has been the driving force behind some of HTC's most cutting-edge converged devices, including the Nexus One, the HTC Hero, and the HTC HD2. He is a graduate of National Taiwan Ocean University, the National Chengchi University's Executive MBA Program, and Harvard Business School's Advanced Management Program. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, appreciating all forms of art, and listening to classical music.

Posts With Peter Chou


HTC Chairwoman Takes More Active Management Role

The ground is shifting at HTC Corp.

Samsung, HTC Mum on Any Interest in Windows Phone Post-Nokia

Microsoft has said it wants to continue licensing Windows Phone even after it buys Nokia’s handset business. But will anyone bite?

HTC Hopes New Mid-Tier Phones Will Help It Amid Tough Competition

The Taiwanese phone maker warned, however, that sales will fall further this quarter, ahead of the new products.


HTC Reorganizes America Operations

The Taiwanese smartphone maker establishes a new unit for ’emerging devices.’


How HTC Lost Its Way With Smartphones

Interviews with current and former executives reveal the challenges of a company trying to make the jump from a first mover in a nascent smartphone sector into a consistent player in a now-crowded industry.

HTC First: The Hardware Side to Facebook Home

The HTC-made device will feature Facebook’s new social software as its default interface.

HTC in a Long, Dark Tunnel With a Small Flashlight

“The worst for HTC has probably passed.” Sure about that?

HTC Paying Apple $6 to $8 Per Phone? That’s Crazy Talk.

“I think that these estimates are baseless and very, very wrong.”

HTC, Apple Settle Patent Fight

Lawsuits dismissed, and Tim Cook and Peter Chou agree to a 10-year truce.

HTC Bulking Up to Battle Apple’s “Big Muscle”

HTC has decided not to appeal a February ITC ruling that found that Apple’s iOS devices don’t violate its patent for power management. But don’t view that as a concession of defeat.

HTC Sales Continue Steep Upward Trend

HTC CEO Peter Chou Live at D8