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Luis Pineda

Senior Vice President, Product Management

Luis Pineda, senior vice president of product management for Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT), is responsible for overseeing the product management of its semiconductor and software products targeted for computing and consumer electronics market segments. Pineda is leading Qualcomm’s business to support the convergence of wireless communications with computing and consumer devices. Most recently, he has been appointed the head of Windows 8 on Qualcomm’s flagship chipset products.

Pineda joined Qualcomm in 1997 and has an extensive history in digital wireless telecommunications product development. Prior to joining Qualcomm, he worked at CommQuest Technologies (acquired by IBM Microelectronics) as the marketing and sales director for its wireless communications products.

Prior to that, Pineda held marketing and development engineering positions with Brooktree Corp. (acquired by Conexant Systems Inc.), Applied MicroCircuits Corp. (AMCC) and Unisys Corp.

Pineda holds a bachelor of science in electrical engineering from the University of California, San Diego, and a masters of business administration from the University of California, Irvine.