Barış Ruacan

Qualcomm

Started his professional career in 1998 as Product Manager at various internet companies in San Francisco developing internet based software and during 2001-2004 worked as the Senior Product Manager at SUN MICROSYSTEMS (purchased by Oracle) located in Silicon Valley. In 2004, Ruacan started working at the Silicon Valley headquarters of Nokia as a Senior Product Manager and carried out the marketing activities of the company’s mobile solutions and corporate smart phones. Following an 8 year Silicon Valley experience he returned to Turkey and in 2006 started working at Nokia Turkey during which he worked as the Turkey and Israel Corporate Solutions and Smart Devices Regional Division Manager and Sales Manager. He continued working as Sales Manager at Nokia until and is currently working as the Qualcomm Turkey General Manager.