Yanbing Li, Ph.D


Senior Vice President of Software Engineering


Dr. Yanbing Li is a global business and technology leader with extensive leadership experience building market leading products and hyper-growth businesses of $1B+ in the US and China. Yanbing is currently a Senior Vice President of Engineering at Aurora, the company building self-driving technology to deliver the benefits of the future of transportation safely, quickly, and broadly. She leads all software development for Aurora including autonomy, ground truth, mapping, simulation, cloud infrastructure and data platform. Prior to Aurora, Yanbing was a Vice President of Product and Engineering at Google, leading the Enterprise Services Platform organization in Google Cloud, responsible for the commerce platform for cloud, and operations and service infrastructure powering both Google Cloud and Google. Prior to Google, Yanbing was the SVP and General Manager for the Storage and Availability Business Unit at VMware. Yanbing holds a Ph.D. degree from Princeton University, a Master's degree from Cornell University, and a BS degree from Tsinghua University (Beijing), in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering