Qualcomm is an American global fabless semiconductor company that designs, manufactures and markets digital wireless telecommunications products and services.
Qualcomm was established in 1985 by MIT alumnus and UC San Diego professor Irwin M. Jacobs, USC and MIT alumnus Andrew Viterbi, Harvey White, Adelia Coffman, Andrew Cohen, Klein Gilhousen, and Franklin Antonio. Currently, Paul E. Jacobs serves as its chairman and CEO.
SnapTrack, Trigenix Ltd, Elata, Berkana Wireless, Qualphone and Airgo Networks are some of the companies that Qualcomm has so far acquired.
Qualcomm's offices are located in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Nigeria, Philippines, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, United Kingdom, United States and Vietnam.
Qualcomm has been dedicated to exploration. They have been improving airlink technology, the foundation of wireless networks. Qualcomm manufactures OmniTRACS, a tracking device; satellite phones; MediaFLO system; Qchat, a cellular/data 2-way, push-to-talk voice communications program; Qualcomm Gobi, a mobile broadband chipset, and several other products.
Current Team (22)Update
SVP, President of Qualcomm India and South Asia
Internal Innovation Lead @ Qualcomm's FLUX
Jul 20, 2004
Jul 12, 2011
Senior Project Manager
Jul 23, 2003
President - Europe
Past Team (90)Update
Senior Vice President and General Manager of CDMA Technologies
2004 - Jan, 2007
May 1, 2007 - Aug 30, 2007
1997 - Jan, 1999
1996 - Jan, 2001
Director/Head of Marketing
May 1, 2011
2000 - Jan, 2002
Senior Vice President
Oct, 2009 - Aug, 2010
Board Members and Advisors (2)Update
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