QUALCOMM INC/DE0000804328false5775 Morehouse DriveSan DiegoCalifornia00008043282021-05-182021-05-18

Washington, D.C. 20549

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

May 18, 2021
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
QUALCOMM Incorporated
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)(IRS Employer Identification No.)
5775 Morehouse Drive, San Diego, California
(Address of principal executive offices)(Zip Code)

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Common Stock, $0.0001 par value QCOMNasdaq Stock Market
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

(d) As previously disclosed, effective January 4, 2021, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of QUALCOMM Incorporated (the “Company”) appointed Cristiano R. Amon, the Company’s President, as CEO-elect, to serve as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) and President following the retirement of Steve Mollenkopf as CEO effective June 30, 2021. Additionally, as previously disclosed, Mr. Mollenkopf has resigned from the Board effective June 30, 2021. On May 18, 2021, the Board elected Mr. Amon to the Board, for a term of office that begins on June 30, 2021 and expires at the Company’s next annual meeting of stockholders. There was not and is not any arrangement or understanding between Mr. Amon and any other person pursuant to which Mr. Amon was selected as a director. The Board has not appointed, and does not expect to appoint, Mr. Amon to serve on any of its standing committees. Mr. Amon will not receive any compensation for his service as a director.

Mr. Amon is the brother of Rogerio Amon, who currently serves as a Vice President, Program Management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. Rogerio Amon’s compensation is described in the Company’s Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 8, 2021. We do not view Mr. Amon as having an interest in the compensation of Rogerio Amon that is material to him or the Company.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
QUALCOMM Incorporated
Date:May 21, 2021By:/s/ Donald J. Rosenberg
Donald J. Rosenberg
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary