Elizabeth Migwalla is Vice President Government Affairs at Qualcomm Inc. In this role, which she has held for fifteen years, Elizabeth interfaces directly with key government ministries, regulatory authorities as well as regional and international regulatory forums, in order to drive the adoption of advanced broadband wireless technologies and service on the continent. With a distinguished career in various aspects of telecommunications engineering, operations, services and policy spanning, she has built a reputation as one of Africa’s leading experts on communications policy through her many accomplishments.
Prior to joining Qualcomm Elizabeth served The Boeing Company as its Regional Director for Regulatory Affairs for four years; and also performed a similar role for ICO Global Communications for a period of five years.
Elizabeth holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Engineering from the University of Nairobi (Kenya), and an MBA from Bond University in Australia.