Qualcomm names new board member

Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) has appointed Jeffrey W. Henderson to its board of directors, the company said.

Henderson brings 30 years of financial and operational management experience to his position as an independent director, including 10 years as Chief Financial Officer of Cardinal Health, a Fortune 30 healthcare company.

He holds a B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Kettering University and an M.B.A. degree from Harvard Business School.

Qualcomm provides 3G, 4G and next-generation wireless technologies. Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, operates, along with its subsidiaries, substantially all of Qualcomm´s engineering, research and development functions, and substantially all of its products and services businesses, including its semiconductor business, QCT.