Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), a leading developer and innovator of advanced wireless technologies, products and services, today announced that Xiang Wang, vice president of Qualcomm CDMA Technologies, has been promoted to senior vice president of Qualcomm and president of Qualcomm Greater China. Frank Meng, senior vice president of Qualcomm and president of Qualcomm Greater China, is leaving Qualcomm to pursue other opportunities.
“I am pleased to announce Xiang Wang’s promotion. He is an experienced executive who successfully extended Qualcomm’s partnership to more than 50 Chinese manufacturing customers,” said Jing Wang, executive vice president of Qualcomm for Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa. “Xiang’s strong technology background in the semiconductor industry and close relationship with the ecosystem will lead Qualcomm to the next level of success in Greater China.”
“Frank’s leadership to the China team in the last eight years has been instrumental for the growth of Qualcomm’s China business. I’d like to thank him for his contributions to the Company and wish him all the best with his future opportunities.”
Xiang Wang has more than 20 years of experience in the semiconductor and communications fields. Prior to joining Qualcomm, he held key positions in sales and marketing of world leading companies, including Motorola and Lucent/Agere. Wang earned his BSEE from Beijing Polytechnic University. In his new role, Wang will continue to manage Qualcomm’s CDMA Technologies division in China.
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