Donald Esses, Qualcomm - Biography

Donald Esses
Vice President, Operations & Supply Chain

Don is currently vice president of operations and supply chain operations at Qualcomm.

Prior to joining Qualcomm in 2008, Esses was executive vice president of operations at LSI, where he held numerous positions in operations and engineering during his 24 year tenure. For 10 years prior to joining LSI, he held a variety of roles in the process engineering and yield management areas at several major semiconductor companies, including National Semiconductor, Monolithic Memories, Signetics and Data General. 

Esses received a bachelor of science in electrical engineering from Purdue University in 1973. He received the Outstanding Electrical and Computer Engineer award from Purdue University in 2005.