Charles Wong

OPPO India,
and President,
OPPO South Asia

"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall." - Confucius


EX: Biggest milestone in your life.
HIM: I reached an important milestone in my life when I became the CEO of OPPO India, and the President of OPPO South Asia. It was a huge accomplishment when I led the domestic sales team to achieve a market share of over 20% at OPPO.

EX: Book(s) that have influenced your life.
HIM: ‘Trout on Strategy’ – Capturing Mindshare.

EX: An unusual app on your smartphone.
HIM: The ‘drink water reminder’ app, this application helps me set my water goals and track the exact volume I’m am drinking every day

EXThe next product on your tech-wishlist.
HIM: Artificial intelligence is at the heart of digital disruption, and the first thing that comes to my mind when I think about it, is Amazon Alexa.

EX: 3 habits you think are most important in order to be an effective leader.
HIM: Confidence, determination, support and sensitivity to others.

EX: The best tech innovation according to you.
HIM:  In this day and age, technologies such as Artificial intelligence (AI) and Virtual Reality (VR) are groundbreaking, and have created a major impact on industries in all verticals.

EXYour ideas and views on sustainable technology
HIM: When it comes to sustainability, we all need to do our bit, which will eventually make a big difference. In the technological space, it is imperative to reduce waste to maintain overall efficiency and I believe that every organisation must do their part.

EX: Your upcoming career goals
HIM: I would like to continue following the path of selfconfidence, resilience, humility and determination in my career, and help OPPO succeed as a company. My goal is to see India stay abreast with the latest technology.