Taoyuan, Taiwan - Smartphone maker HTC
increased first-half net profit by 19.8 percent on a 41 percent sales gain,
but nonetheless shuffled top management to build "a stronger foundation for
future growth," the company said.
The management changes include the creation of
The company also promoted Jason Mackenzie,
In announcing first-half financials, the
HTC was founded in 1997 and came to North America in 2005.