Qualcomm appoints Michelle Sterling as EVP
Ms. Sterling joined Qualcomm in 1994 and throughout her tenure has provided HR leadership, strategy and support to nearly all areas of the company, including manufacturing, corporate functions and business divisions, as well as new and emerging businesses. During this time, she also has worked on complex business transactions including acquisitions, joint ventures and divestitures.
In her current role, Ms. Sterling oversees HR Operations, International HR, Global Inclusion & Diversity, Employee Relations, HR Systems and Talent Analytics.
She holds a bachelor's degree in Business Management from the University of Redlands, is a recipient of the TWIN (Tribute to Women and Industry) award and is currently the Chair of the Board of Directors for Serving Seniors.
Dan Sullivan, executive vice president of Human Resources, will retire.
Mr. Sullivan has led Qualcomm's HR organization since joining Qualcomm in 1992, and has served as executive vice president for more than 13 years. He will serve in an advisory role to support the transition until his retirement at the end of the year.