Motorola Mobility executives follow in a long line of people who have steered communications technology from the 20th century into the 21st. Here you will find their bios and high-resolution images of them.
President and Chief Operating Officer
Rick took on leadership of Motorola Mobility in April 2014. He has a long and successful track record in the industry and at Motorola. Prior to becoming president, Rick was Motorola’s senior vice president of product, responsible for the planning, strategy, and delivery of all products. Prior to that he served as vice president of product and design at Skype, where he oversaw product for more than 250 million monthly Skype users. Before Skype, Rick was responsible for the delivery of software and operation of the Android platform at Motorola. Before Motorola, Rick led product management at Good Technology, managed enterprise software projects for Fortune 1000 companies at Deloitte Consulting Group, worked in product management at Amazon.com, and analyzed wireless industry investments for Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.
Corporate Vice President, EMEA and APAC
Magnus has been responsible for the EMEA and APAC regions at Motorola Mobility since 2013. In this role, he has been driving the business in the two regions covering all activities from formulating the strategy, building the teams and driving very strong growth as Motorola has re-entered many critical markets. Magnus has a strong track record of driving growth and profitability in a number of general management positions in Europe, North America and Asia. Prior to joining the Motorola team, he was President of Sony Mobile China and also head of the Greater China region. Before that, he led the Sony Ericsson businesses in Iberia, the global account responsibility for Telefonica and as General Manager for Canada. Magnus grew up in Sweden, has a master of science in Economics and Managerial Finance and additional education from a number of leading schools in the US, Europe and Asia.
Senior Vice President, Engineering
Iqbal oversees the development of leading-edge mobile technologies, architecture, system design, and products. He has successfully led development of Moto X, Droid, RAZR, and iDEN PTT product lines. Iqbal is also responsible for numerous innovations powering Motorola devices including low power Mobile Computing System, 4G chipset, and MAXX battery technology. Previously, as the CVP of innovation products, Iqbal led the company’s most ambitious start-up effort to bring the original Droid product line to market. He has also served as the VP & GM of Motorola Europe products. Iqbal holds a BSEE from University of Miami and a master’s of engineering management (MEM) from Northwestern University. He serves on Northwestern’s MEM executive advisory board.
Corporate Vice President and General Manager, Latin America
Sergio is a Motorola Mobility veteran, having spent the last 18 years in various roles within the company. Currently, he is the corporate vice president and general manager of Latin America and president of Motorola Brazil, and is responsible for the business strategy and direction for all operations in the region. Prior to this role, Sergio led the Mobile Devices business for Latin America, and spent two years in Mexico City as the regional sales director for Americas Movil. Before that, he spent three years in the U.S. leading the Strategic Planning and Companion Products businesses for the Americas region. Under his leadership, the company has seen significant growth in Brazil, Chile and Argentina. Sergio previously held leadership positions at IBM and Booz-Allen & Hamilton. He holds an MBA from the University of Chicago, a postgraduate degree from the Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV) and bachelor's in Engineering from the University of São Paulo’s Escola Politécnica.
Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Adrienne joined Motorola Mobility in 2013 and oversees global marketing and communications, including brand identity and advertising, digital and social media, corporate and consumer PR, experiential, and measurement and analytics. Prior to joining Motorola, she was general manager of Edelman's New York Consumer Marketing practice where she oversaw specialists in marketing, media, digital communication, and content. She was a 2012 recipient of PR Week's "40 Under 40" honor. Before joining Edelman in 2005, Adrienne held positions at Porter Novelli Chicago, Dome Hill & Knowlton, and Euro RSCG Tatham. She's helped dozens of brands engage with millions of people, including Heineken, Burger King, eBay, Trojan, Smirnoff, Pringles, Xbox, and Chase.
Senior Vice President, Software Engineering
Steve leads global software engineering for Motorola Mobility and is responsible for software and experiences across the entire Motorola product lineup including Moto X, Moto G and the Droid franchise. He brings vast technology experience including the development of world-class products at Google, Apple and Microsoft. While at Google, Steve led the Android engineering team responsible for the creation of the Android OS. Prior to joining Motorola, Steve was CTO at Coupons.com where he was in charge of worldwide engineering and technology strategy. At Microsoft, Steve spent nine years in leadership roles shipping a series of consumer products including AT&T U-verse, Windows Media Center Edition, UltimateTV, and WebTV. Steve began his career at Apple where he spent six years working on Macintosh products and technologies, including the first extensible Macintosh Control Panel, which he developed at Apple during a summer internship as a student at the University of Michigan.