Wearables are in the news right now, largely driven by the excitement over Apple Watch. But not too long ago, the outlook for wearables was dimmed by the failure of Google Glass, writes Faris Yahaya.
Boosted by a three-year contract to supply sensors to one of the largest smartphone and tablet brands in the world, Globetronics Technology Bhd is embarking on its biggest expansion since listing in 1997. Its CFO and chief corporate officer speak to Isabelle Francis.
It was the hot startup of its era, but pioneering semiconductor player Globetronics, with an unbroken string of profitable quarters since its inception in 1991, doesn't look like slowing down yet. In fact, it is aiming to be a billion-ringgit revenue company by 2016.