Qualcomm names Palkhiwala new interim CFO

Friday, 23. August 2019 22:40

Qualcomm Incorporated announced on Friday that its interim chief financial officer (CFO) Dave Wise decided to retire effective immediately and will be replaced by Akash Palkhiwala as interim CFO.

"On behalf of the Executive Team, I want to thank Dave for his long service to Qualcomm, and particularly for taking on the interim CFO role for the last five months," CEO Steve Mollenkopf stated. "I am confident that Akash Palkhiwala has the experience and deep understanding of our business to lead our finance function while we continue our efforts to identify a permanent CFO.," he added.

Palkhiwala joined Qualcomm in 2001 and currently serves as the senior vice president of finance at the company.

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