Tiffany English is Senior Director, Architecture, for Qualcomm Inc. Qualcomm is the world’s leading technology innovator, with real estate assets of over 12 million square feet in 30 countries and 40,000+ employees globally. Qualcomm’s breakthroughs in 5G are connecting the world, while making an impact on society and global challenges. Tiffany’s role at Qualcomm is oversight of the company’s architectural, interior design, space planning, facilities planning, lab planning and MEP engineering teams globally.
Tiffany has more than 24 years of industry experience and has overseen, designed, and managed over 7 million square feet of projects for commercial real estate and Fortune 500 clients, ranging from small tenant improvements to large full-service build to suit projects, as well as national account management. Tiffany has won various industry awards; most recently she was recognized by GlobeSt. as one of its 2020 Best Bosses, The Daily Transcript as a 2019 Influential Woman Honoree and by Real Estate Forum as a 2019 Woman of Influence. Additional recognitions over the past year include San Diego Business Journal’s Most Influential Business Leaders List, and Outstanding Women in Construction and Design. Tiffany was also named one of Southern California’s Most Powerful Women in Commercial Real Estate by Real Estate Forum in 2017, Connected Women of Influence “Women’s Advocate of the Year” in 2015, CREW San Diego Chapter’s Most Deals Done in 2011 and Networker of the Year in 2010, CREW Connections’ Most Deals Done in 2009, and was the recipient of YWCA San Diego County TWIN Award in 2008. Tiffany was recognized on the Engineering News Record (ENR) 20 Under 40 listing in 2011 and was also a finalist for the San Diego Business Journal’s Women Who Mean Business Award in 2013, 2011 and 2009. In addition, she has authored numerous industry articles published in trade and business journals.
Tiffany is an exceptional leader, focused on the success of her team, colleagues, and clients. She is well known for her drive, enthusiasm, creativity, knowledge, and commitment. Tiffany demonstrates the importance of building and nurturing relationships and is generous with her time in helping others succeed. She is a dedicated wife and mother of two.