Qualcomm names new VP, president of Qualcomm India

Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) has named Larry Paulson as vice president and president of Qualcomm India, the company said.

Paulson´s appointment will be effective immediately and he will report directly to Jim Cathey, senior vice president and president of Asia Pacific and India.

Paulson has more than 20 years of experience in strategy, R&D, customer development, product marketing and technology creation.

Qualcomm develops and commercialises a digital communication technology called code division multiple access (CDMA) and orthogonal frequency division multiple access (OFDMA) family of technologies, including long-term evolution (LTE), which is an Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM)-based standard that uses OFDMA and single-carrier Frequency Division Multiple Access (FDMA), for cellular wireless communication applications.