元器件交易网讯 3月5日消息，据外媒Slashgear报道，高通今日宣布史蒂夫·莫伦科夫（Steve Mollenkopf）接任高通CEO，原CEO保罗·雅各布（Dr. Paul E. Jacobs）将任董事会执行董事长。
Qualcomm today announced a new change up inits business management, ushering in a new CEO to take the place of Dr. Paul cobs, who has now become the company"s Executive Chairman of the Board ofDirectors. The announcement was made during Qualcomm"s Annual Meeting ofStockholders.
Jacobs" became Qualcomm"s CEO back in 2005,and during his stint the company saw revenues increase, among other things,turning it into "a global wireless company that is driving the mobileecosystem". Jacobs" has praised Mollenkopf as the CEO, and says he islooking forward to focusing on "game-changing technologies."
As for Mollenkopf, the new CEO has had along history with the company, spending more than two decades with Qualcommwhile serving under different titles, including COO. Mollenkopf has a longhistory of the company"s mobile involvement, including having driven the 4Gtechnology launch.
Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf said: "Icouldn"t be more honored and energized to lead the Company through theseexciting times. I see numerous opportunities in the coming years for bothQualcomm and the greater industry. Since our founding more than 28 years ago,Qualcomm has been an enabler of the mobile ecosystem and with the support andcollaboration of our partners, Qualcomm will continue to push the boundaries ofmobile technology."