VP Product Management, Automotive
Nakul Duggal serves as vice president of product management for Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. where he is responsible for the automotive and M2M portfolio including chipset product strategy, vertical-specific requirements and ecosystem partnerships.
Duggal joined Qualcomm in 1995 as an engineer focused on the company’s commercial base station and infrastructure business. Subsequent successes in both engineering and project lead roles elevated Duggal to various management positions within Qualcomm’s Engineering Services Group, where he focused on the development and commercialization of CDMA and UMTS technologies. While in ESG, Duggal led the Open Market Handset (OMH) initiative, an industry wide effort to expand CDMA device distribution into the open market.
Prior to joining Qualcomm, Duggal was a product engineer at Tata Telecom in India, where he was responsible for product management and systems engineering for the company’s wire-line switching systems.
Duggal holds a BSEE degree from M.S. University, India and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of California, Los Angeles Anderson School of Management.