Grzegorz Ombach

VP Engineering @ QUALCOMM

Grzegorz Ombach is Vice President of Engineering at Qualcomm, with responsibility for global research and development of Qualcomm’s Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging (WEVC) technology. In this role he is responsible for technology and innovation portfolio development in close collaboration with strategic partners and universities. One of his main interest area is managing breakthrough innovation in cross functional teams. Grzegorz joined Qualcomm in 2012 from Brose Fahrzeugteile, where he managed the design of new automotive systems and intellectual property portfolio as Director of Advanced Development. Prior to Brose Fahrzeugteile, Grzegorz was Principal Expert at Siemens VDO Automotive AG where his responsibilities included management of a panel of experts in charge of electric systems for automotive at the company. Grzegorz holds Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the Silesian University of Technology, Poland. Grzegorz has authored and coauthored over 70 papers and holds more than 25 patents (awarded and pending) on automotive electrical systems. He has been awarded Guest Professorship at the Zhejiang University in China.