October 19, 2016
San Francisco, CA
Ping Li

Ping Li
Partner, Accel


Ping Li focuses on enterprise software application and cloud platform investments at Accel. Ping is the lead investor and board member at Blue Jeans, Cloudera, Code 42, DataGravity, Primary Data, Raptr, 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. He was responsible for numerous past investments with notable exits, including Arista (public), Nimble Storage (public), Reactivity (acquired by Cisco), and RelateIQ (acquired by Salesforce). Previously, Ping served as product line manager and director of corporate development at Juniper Networks. He 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 PhD students learning about entrepreneurship. He is also an advisor to Heavybit, a community for developer- and operations-focused entrepreneurs. Ping is from New Jersey and graduated from Harvard and the Stanford Graduate School of Business.


3:25pm–4:15pm Wednesday, 10/19/2016
Momin Mirza (Verizon), Ping Li (Accel), Sara Ahmadian (Seamless Planet), Jack Hanlon (Jet.com), Ratnakar Lavu (Kohl's)
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