“If you have a vision, no matter how difficult things are, everything just becomes a process.” ~ Cher Wang, Cofounder & Chairperson of HTC Corporation

Summary: Cher Wang, cofounder and chairperson of HTC, has an impact that is felt in the hands and pockets of most Americans, as one out of every six smartphones in the United States are sold by her company. Considered by many to be one of the most powerful and successful women in technology, Wang contributes to the rising profile of women in the field of technology. Alongside her career at HTC, Wang prioritizes philanthropy and strives to positively influence the world through supporting a not-for-profit college in China that aims to provide free or low-cost education to low-income families. Through education and empowerment, Wang serves as an inspiration and enabling force for women around the world.

Nationality: Taiwanese

Industry: Technology

Q: What has been your proudest achievement? on marieclaire.com

A: It’s very hard for me to answer this question! I think the biggest achievement has been continuously achieving more. Never stopping. Especially in technology because things go by so fast. I don’t look at things in the past, I look forward. Things that have been successful in the past become your experience going forward.