Telit Wireless Solutions, the fastest-growing machine-to-machine (M2M) innovator in the world providing unmatched modules and services, has appointed Derick Tsang as president of the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.
In this newly created position, Tsang will be responsible for all current Telitoperations in APAC, which includes South Korea, China, India, Southeast Asia, Taiwan and Australia, as well as establishing Telit sales outreach in Japan.
Tsang was formerly co-general manager of SIMCom Wireless Solutions, a business unit of Shanghai-based SIM Technology, where he led a team of 150-plus sales, marketing and R&D staff. Previously, Tsang served in management positions of increasing responsibility for Intel in Silicon Valley, supporting sales, marketing, R&D and site manufacturing during the Itanium® and Centrino® processor launches.
“Derick brings an intimate knowledge of the M2M and telecommunications markets in APAC, especially China, and will be instrumental in reaching our goal to attain revenue parity with our operations in EMEA and the Americas,” said Dominikus Hierl, chief marketing officer at Telit Wireless Solutions. “As our customers increasingly look to implement global M2M applications, it's imperative that we provide the highest quality service in every region and Derick’s proven leadership in M2M will be key to meeting this objective in APAC.”