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John Skousen

John Skousen

Chief Compliance Officer
San Diego, CA, USA

John Skousen currently is the Chief Compliance Officer at Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM).  Qualcomm is a world leader in 3G, 4G and next-generation wireless technologies. Qualcomm is headquartered in San Diego and has 31,000 employees in 160 global locations.  In the role of CCO, Mr. Skousen leads the company’s Compliance Department, which manages ethical governance and regulatory compliance worldwide for Qualcomm.  Mr. Skousen oversees the global anti-corruption and trade compliance programs and employee training. He also chairs the Ethics and Compliance Committee that manages all internal investigations at Qualcomm.

Mr. Skousen formerly was a CPA with Price Waterhouse Coopers.  Additionally, he has worked with various US and internationally based companies, including Hewlett Packard, Costco, Fujitsu, Auto Zone and Life Technologies/Thermo Fisher Scientific.  He has extensive experience in the field of international compliance, including FCPA, anti-corruption, data protection and security, trade and import/export controls. 

Mr. Skousen is a frequent speaker on international compliance topics at business and trade seminars.


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