Doctorate in Electrical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley. Leader in the field of mobile communications for more than 25 years. Currently, Executive Chairman, Qualcomm, responsible for helping guide the development of new technologies and the company's long-term opportunities; key architect of the firm's strategic vision. Spearheaded Qualcomm's efforts to develop and commercialize mobile technology breakthroughs that have significantly contributed to the growth of both the company and the industry. Recipient of honours and awards, including: IEEE Distinguished Industry Leader Award (2015); Edison Achievement Award (2013); Fortune Ten Brilliant Technology Visionaries (2012).