Raj Talluri serves as senior vice president of product management for Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. (QTI), where he is currently responsible for managing QTI’s Internet of Things (IoT) business.
Prior to this role, he was responsible for product management of mobile computing, Sense ID 3D finger print technology and Qualcomm Snapdragon Application Processor technologies. Talluri has more than 20 years of experience spanning across business management, strategic marketing, and engineering management.
He began his career at Texas Instruments (TI), working on media processing in their corporate research labs. During that time, Talluri started multiple new businesses in digital consumer electronics and wireless technologies. He also served as general manager of the Imaging and Audio business for five years, where he led the development of successful digital signal processing technologies for various consumer electronics devices. Later, Talluri was named general manager of the Cellular Media Solution business in TI’s Wireless Terminals Business Unit. In this role, he led the successful launch of TI’s OMAP3 and OMAP4 application processor platform for smartphones.
Talluri holds a Ph.D in electrical engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. He also holds a Master of Engineering degree from Anna University in Chennai, India and a Bachelor of Engineering from Andhra University in Waltair, India.
He has published more than 35 journal articles, papers, and book chapters in many leading electrical engineering publications. He has been granted 13 U.S. patents for image processing, video compression, and media processor architectures.
Talluri was chosen as No. 5 on Fast Company’s list of 100 Most Creative People in Business in 2014.