Rajen Vagadia

VP & President,
Qualcomm India and saarc

"Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened."


EX: Biggest milestone in your life.
HIM: Drove, supported, enabled 4G for India, across all tiers of affordability.

EX: Book(s) that have influenced your life.
HIM: ‘Leadership Secrets of Attila the Hun’ by Wess Roberts.

EX: An unusual app on your smartphone.
HIM: Any app that I cannot delete.

EXThe next product on your tech-wishlist.
HIM: Snapdragon based 5G phone.

EX: 3 habits you think are most important in order to be an effective leader.
HIM: 1. Being empathetic
2. Leading by example
3. Being positive.

EX: The best tech innovation according to you.
HIM: Cellular connectivity – 5G now, 4G yesterday.

EXYour ideas and views on sustainable technology
HIM: Add one more definition to the ‘X’ in DFX, to represent ‘recyclability’ of gadgets.

EX: Your upcoming career goals
HIM: Enable 5G as a technology that changes the life of all Indians.