Quinn Li

SVP, Ventures, Qualcomm

Speaker Bio

Quinn oversees Qualcomm’s $2B global venture investment portfolio of 150+ companies across seven global regions. 


Quinn and his team invest in key areas including 5G, AI, Automotive, Enterprise and IoT to help expand Qualcomm’s ecosystem of customers and partners. He currently serves as a board observer in Celona, ClearMotion, Cohesity, R-Zero and RetailNext. Quinn has led over a dozen investments with successful exits in A123 Systems, Eero, Innovium, InvenSense, Pensando, Powercloud Systems and Zoom. 


Quinn started his career as an engineer working on 3G wireless technology and standards development at Lucent Technologies. He has also held product marketing and engineering roles in IBM and Broadcom. 


Quinn received his MBA from Cornell University, and his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis.