Shawn Covell

Shawn A. Covell is vice president of Government Affairs for Qualcomm Incorporated. In this capacity, Covell helps manage global operations and strategic planning of a government affairs team of more than 60. In addition, Covell oversees two key government affairs teams responsible for elevating Qualcomm’s profile among policy makers, opinion leaders and governments. Qualcomm’s public affairs is responsible for strategic communications, public policy initiatives and legal communications. Qualcomm Wireless Reach is a strategic program that demonstrates the positive social and economic impact of wireless technologies. [+]