Bill Karnazes is Member of the Viohalco’s Executive Committee and Group’s Chief Corporate Services Officer. He is responsible for the Group’s operational areas of International Business Development, Communication, Sustainability, Non-ferrous Metal Purchasing, Resource Recovery and Central Procurement, Supply Chain & Logistics, Operational Excellence, IT, and HR.
He previously served as Vice President of Global Business Operations for Qualcomm Incorporated. He was responsible for Global Business Operations activities within Qualcomm’s semiconductor business unit. Managing global sales operations, customer forecasting, demand management, engineering program management and overall business operations activities for multi-billion annual revenue business. He has held several executive-level positions at Qualcomm over the last 24 years and has extensive experience in business and partner development with strong financial acumen. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from San Diego State University and executive project/portfolio management certificates from Stanford University and the University of San Diego.