Quinn Li is a Vice President & Managing Director North America at Qualcomm Ventures. In this role, Quinn oversees investment activities in North America. He currently serves as a board member or observer in AMEC, Enovix, PowerCloud Systems, Tango, Streetline, and Verve Wireless. Previously Quinn has led investments in A123 Systems (AONE), InvenSense (INVN), Consert (acquired by Landis+Gyr) and Siimpel (acquired by Tessera).
Prior to joining Qualcomm Ventures, Quinn held various engineering and management roles in the wireless industry. Most recently, he worked in product management and business development at IBM Systems and Technology Group. Previously, he spent several years in Broadcom and the wireless infrastructure group at Lucent Technologies.
Quinn received his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis, and his MBA from Cornell University Johnson Graduate School of Management.
Vice President & Global Head of Qualcomm Ventures
Oct, 2008 - Current (almost 9 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (8)Update
|Jul, 2014||Streetline||$10M / Series D||Qualcomm Ventures|
|Jan, 2013||Streetline||$25M / Series C||Qualcomm Ventures|
|Apr, 2012||Tango||$38.1M / Series C||Qualcomm Ventures|
|Dec, 2011||PowerCloud Systems||$6M / Series B (Lead)||Qualcomm Ventures|
|Mar, 2010||Advanced Micro-Fabrication Equipment (AMEC)||$5.11M / Venture||Qualcomm Ventures|
|Mar, 2007||Advanced Micro-Fabrication Equipment (AMEC)||$8M / Series B (Lead)||Qualcomm Ventures|
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|Aug 26, 2013||TechCrunch - Qualcomm Ventures Managing Director Quinn Li Is Excited About Wearables|
|Feb 13, 2013||TechCrunch - Location-Centric Mobile Ad Network Verve Closes $14M From Qualcomm, Nokia Growth Partners|
|Oct 13, 2011||Venture Beat - Is the cloud driving the new marketplace?|
|Oct 1, 2010||Gigaom - Unity and StartTalking Win GigaOM’s Mobilize Launchpad 2010|
|Sep 11, 2009||Gigaom - Mobilize: The Mobile Startups LaunchPad|