Ping Li is a General Partner at Accel Partners. Ping joined Accel in 2004 and focuses on enterprise software application and infrastructure investments.
Ping is the Lead Investor and Member of the Board of Directors at Blue Jeans, Cloudera, Code 42, DataGravity, Primary Data, Ratpr, Sysdig and Trifacta.
Ping is also active in the security space as an investor at Illumio, Lookout Mobile Security, Tenable Network Security and previously, Imperva.
Ping was also responsible for numerous past investments with notable exits, including Arista (public), Nimble Storage (public), Reactivity (acquired by Cisco) and RelateIQ (acquired by Salesforce).
Prior to Accel, Ping served as Product Line Manager and Director of Corporate Development at Juniper Networks.
Ping started his technology career in Asia working for Singapore Telecom and Goldman Sachs Asia's technology practice.
Ping advises the Accel Innovation Scholars program at Stanford University, where he works with Ph.D. students learning about entrepreneurship.
Ping is also an advisor to Heavybit, a community for developer- and operations-focused entrepreneurs.
Ping earned his B.A. degree from Harvard University and his MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business.
|Jul 19, 2016||blog.venturepulse.org - BlueStone Secured $30M led by IIFL and Accel Partners|
|Mar 15, 2016||The Tech Portal - Accel Partners Raises Two Gigantic Funds Totaling $2 Billion With A Separate Fund For Startups|
|Feb 9, 2016||PE HUB - Trifacta scores $35 mln|
|Nov 4, 2015||GeekWire - Accel Partners hires leading Google engineer Joe Beda as a Seattle-based entrepreneur in residence|
|Oct 31, 2015||Business Insider Australia - 14 Big Data Startups You're Going To Be Hearing A Lot More About|
|Sep 28, 2015||Silicon Angle - Opportunities for tech start-ups at an unprecedented rate, says Accel Partners’ Ping Li|
|Jul 14, 2015||Business Wire - Sysdig Announces $10.7 Million in Series A Funding and Launches Native Monitoring for Container Revolution with Sysdig Cloud|
|Jul 6, 2015||Business Wire - YuMe Names Craig Forman to Its Board of Directors|