Wassim Chourbaji is Qualcomm’s Senior Vice President andHead of Government Affairs for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. He overseesQualcomm’s public policy, regulatory affairs and senior government relations inthe region. Mr Chourbaji leads a senior team responsible for technology,intellectual property, digital economy, spectrum, standardization, data and competitionpolicies. He has been appointed member of the UK’s Ofcom Spectrum AdvisoryBoard and is also the Chairman of TechUK Communication Infrastructure Council.Mr Chourbaji studied engineering and mathematics.
Qualcomm technologies havepowered the smartphone revolution and connected billions of people for over 30years. Our technology is in virtually every smartphone in the world. Weinvented CDMA, pioneered 3G and 4G, and are leading the way to 5G and a new eraof intelligent, connected devices. We are revolutionizing industries, includingmobile, automotive, computing, IoT, health care and data center, across theglobe, and enable millions of devices to connect with each other in ways neverbefore imagined.
We engage in R&D, developing advancedtechnologies and products, and make those technologies broadly accessible tothe whole digital communications ecosystem, ultimately enabling applicationsand services that consumers depend on. This model -- which is fundamental tothe core mission, values and culture of Qualcomm -- has been in place since1995, and ensures the market grows and consumers continually benefit.