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Quinn Li

MBA '03

Investment Manager
Qualcomm Ventures (San Diego, CA)


Quinn Li is an investment manager at QUALCOMM Ventures. In this role, Quinn is responsible for leading investment activities in technology and applications related to wireless communications.

Quinn has over ten years of experience in the telecommunications and semiconductor industry and has worked in various engineering and management capacities at Lucent, Broadcom and IBM. At Lucent, he played a lead role in 3G CDMA technology development and standardization efforts. Prior to joining Qualcomm Ventures, he was a product manager with IBM Microelectronics, responsible for several ASIC offerings and business development activities in China.


Quinn has a MS and PhD in Electrical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis and an MBA from Cornell University, and holds several patents in wireless communications.startaffQuinn serves as a board observer of A123 Systems, Digit Wireless, Discera and InvenSense.