James Shen is vice president of Qualcomm and managing director of Qualcomm Ventures in Greater China. He leads Qualcomm’s venture investments in CooTek (TouchPal), GFan, NetQin, Xiaomi, ThunderSoft, YongChe, Dolphin Browser, Madhouse, AccuVally，Hawkeye, ALO7, Boohee, Cocos, Unisound, 7Invensun, Eques, and other startups.
James was General Manager of the joint venture by China Telecom and Qualcomm, as well as the head of Qualcomm China Internet Service. Prior to various roles at Qualcomm, he was founder and CEO of NeTrue Communications and vice president of General Photonics, developing emerging technologies including VoIP, optical communications, and wireless Internet. Among these successful ventures, NeTrue Communications went public in 2000.
James received a Master’s degree in Communication Management from University of Southern California and BS degree in Electronic Engineering from Zhejiang University.