Qualcomm has appointed Jack Kennedy to take the helm as president of its Qualcomm Enterprise Services division effective immediately. Outgoing president and CEO Rich Sulpizio will transition into an advisory role within the company.  

Jack Kennedy brings to Qualcomm more than 15 years of strategic leadership experience, having served in executive roles at News Corporation, Fox Interactive Media, and Fox Network Group.

In addition, Kennedy is a decorated naval officer and has more than 18 years of military and government experience.

In addition to the appointment of Kennedy, the Qualcomm Enterprise Services leadership team is further strengthened by the appointment of Scott Becker, senior vice president of finance, to general manager. 

In this new role, Becker will oversee all facets of the day-to-day business including sales, operations, engineering and customer support. With more than 18 years at Qualcomm, Becker will continue to play a critical role in the business operations and financial planning.

Prior to Qualcomm Enterprise Services, Becker held the position of general manager of Qualcomm’s Globalstar division.