Neville Meijers is the vice president of Small Cell for Qualcomm Technologies Inc.. In his Small Cell role, Meijers leads the continued evolution of the cross company Small Cell and LTE-U technologies, product management and business development activities to ensure alignment with Qualcomm’s vision for solving the 1000x data challenge and adoption of Qualcomm Small Cell products by operators across the globe. Prior to this, Meijers lead a number of different access related projects including the enablement of high quality, low cost delivery of live and non-real time media over LTE Broadcast and building proximity based platforms to deliver new use cases and business models. In 2008 Meijers joined Qualcomm as General Manager of MediaFLO International, Qualcomm's internationally focused mobile broadcast business unit.
Before joining Qualcomm, Meijers worked for Discovery Communications where he served as executive vice president of Discovery Communications' Antenna Audio, a world leader in audio and multimedia. He has held senior executive positions in the areas of corporate strategy and business development for Discovery Communications worldwide and was executive vice president and managing director for Discovery Networks Asia based out of Singapore. Meijers' background combines a wealth of technical experience and global business success in the broadcast and Internet industries from his many years in C-level executive positions with Naspers and MIH - two of the world's leading international media companies.
Meijers is a native of South Africa and earned both a master of business administration degree and a bachelor of science degree in engineering from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.