Vice President – Engineering, Qualcomm Technology Licensing
Sudeepto leads QTL’s recently established customer-focused engineering team, formed to support Qualcomm’s existing and new IPR licensees.
As a 23 year veteran of Qualcomm and the wireless industry, Sudeepto has gained and shared his pivotal experience in leading engineering and product planning teams to design ASICs and launch several generations of phones, tablets, networking, IoE, and infrastructure products, at all major manufacturers, including Blackberry, Apple and Motorola, while simultaneously enabling the industry’s major technology shifts from 2G, 3G, 4G and beyond. He created Qualcomm’s ASIC software customer engineering organization in 1998, and grew it to a 1000+ strong worldwide team spread across US, Canada, Japan, Korea, Europe, China, Taiwan and India. During 2015-2016, he led Qualcomm’s chipset roadmap planning team, for the 2017-2018 smartphone product cycles.
Sudeepto holds a B.S. and M.S. in Computer Engineering from The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, India, and Old Dominion University, Norfolk, respectively, and has completed an Engineering management program at Caltech.