Wassim Chourbaji

Senior vice president for government affairs Europe, Middle East and North Africa, Qualcomm

Wassim Chourbaji is Qualcomm’s Senior Vice President and Head of Government Affairs for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. He oversees Qualcomm’s public policy, regulatory strategy and senior government relations across the region. Chourbaji leads a senior team responsible for technology, intellectual property, digital economy, spectrum, standardization, data, security and competition policies, with an emphasis on 5G and AI. He has been appointed by the UK telecoms regulator Ofcom as member of its Spectrum Advisory Board. Prior to joining Qualcomm, Chourbaji held senior management positions at Orange, Alcatel Space and Bouygues Telecom. He studied engineering and mathematics in France.