Holding an extensive industry experience of 13 years, Fisher drive the brand’s growth and pan-India market penetration for its state-of-the-art smartphones
Coolpad, a leading Indian smartphone brand established by Coolpad Technologies India Pvt. Ltd., has announced the appointment of Fisher Yuan as its new India CEO. As the CEO, Fisher will be driving the mission and vision of the company while overseeing its day-to-day operations. As Coolpad further strengthens its presence in India, Fisher will create a strategic roadmap for optimum market penetration on the back of the brand’s consumer-centric R&D practices.
Fisher moves to the CEO position after spending a major chunk of his career in several leadership roles at Coolpad. He has spent 3 years as the Vice President for sales and supply in India wherein he spearheaded the supply chain, manufacturing, and sales functions for Coolpad India. He has also spent 7 years in the Chinese market as the brand’s Sales Director, managing its operator business.
Speaking on his new role, Fisher Yuan, CEO, Coolpad India, said, “Having spent several years with Coolpad, I have learned that the company’s growth mission and vision are perfectly aligned with my own. It is, therefore, an honor to be appointed as the India CEO of this high-potential brand that is revolutionizing the global smartphone landscape. Over the next few years, we plan to disrupt the Indian consumer market with innovative technology by making it available at extremely affordable price points.”
The development comes on the heels of the exit of Coolpad’s previous India CEO, Syed Tajuddin, earlier this year.
Coolpad entered the Indian market in 2008 and became one of the biggest smartphone suppliers to Indian brands by 2011. Since then, the brand has launched several flagship smartphones that feature top-of-the-line technology created for the country’s value-conscious customers. With the appointment of Fisher as its India CEO, the brand will further augment its product, technology, and marketing strategies to create a targeted value proposition for the diverse Indian market.
Born in 2003, Coolpad is a young, innovative leading global smartphone brand that leverages its competitive advantages of R&D and manufacturing to advance in all walks of life. Its parent company Yulong Coolpad was established in 1993 in Shenzhen, China. The company is listed on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in 2004 (code: 2369). Coolpad’s sales revenue grew at a compound annual rate of 67%. With over 13,000 patents in the field of innovative technology including “Dual-mode and Dual-standby Technology”, Coolpad has also been awarded the top science and technology award in China.TrendForce ranked Coolpad as the 6th largest global smartphone OEM during the 2nd quarter of 2013, beating out stiff competition like LG and Nokia and also being listed in China’s Fortune 500 for the first time.
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What you need to know about Coolpad:
- First to Introduce most affordable fingerprint enabled smartphone in India
- Launched the world’s first CDMA/GSM dual-mode, dual-standby smartphone
- Consumer-oriented R&D is a top priority
- One of the four companies who invested in R&D for 5G development in the earlier 2017
- Has more than 800+ patents under the name of 5G