Steven R. Altman

Former Vice Chairman at Qualcomm, Inc.

Steven R. Altman

Steven R. Altman

Former Vice Chairman at Qualcomm, Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

QTL Biosystems LLC
Qualcomm Ventures
Qualcomm International, Inc.

RelSci Relationships

2525

Primary Location

San Diego, CA

Number of Boards

14

Birthday

1962

Age

57

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Chief Technology Officer at XCOM

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Co-Founder at Qualcomm, Inc.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at ViaCyte, Inc.

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Associate Director & Professor at Diabetes Research Institute

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Executive Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at DexCom, Inc.

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Founder at Brain Corp. /US

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Operating Chief at XCOM

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Director at Brain Corp. /US

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Founder at XCOM

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Investment Partner at Galen Collaborative Capital

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Steven R. Altman
Former Vice Chairman at Qualcomm, Inc.
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Member, Board of Chancellors at JDRF International

JDRF International is a leader in setting the agenda for diabetes research worldwide, and is the largest charitable funder of and advocate for type 1 diabetes research. JDRF find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research.Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease that strikes children and adults suddenly, and can be fatal. Until a cure is found, people with type 1 diabetes have to test their blood sugar and give themselves insulin injections multiple times or use a pump each day, every day of their lives. And even with that intensive care, insulin is not a cure for diabetes, nor does it prevent its potential complications, which may include kidney failure, blindness, heart disease, stroke, and amputation. It was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Education
Juris Doctor
Class of 1986

The University of San Diego School of Law, commonly referred to as USD Law, is a law school located on the 182-acre campus of the University of San Diego in San Diego, California in the community of Linda Vista. Founded in 1954, the law school has held ABA approval since 1961. It joined the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) in 1966. USD Law offers Juris Doctor (J.D.) degrees in either a three-year full-time or a four-year part-time program. Advanced law degree programs offered include Master of Laws (LL.M.) degrees in taxation law, international law, criminal law, health law, intellectual property law, business and corporate law, and in Comparative Law for graduates of international law schools. Concurrent degree programs are offered to achieve a J.D. degree with either a Masters in Business Administration, International Master of Business Administration, or Master of Arts in International Relations.

Bachelor's in Police Science & Administration
Class of 1983

Northern Arizona University is a public university offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees of high quality and societal value. As a student, you are at the center of the NAU experience, which is guided by a dedicated and distinguished faculty committed to teaching, individual engagement, and research excellence.

Career History
Independent Director & Member of Corporate Governance Committee
2006 - 2010

Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. discovers, develops and commercializes medicines for diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular diseases. The company offers two medicines to treat diabetes: BYETTA injection and SYMLIN injection. It offers adjunctive therapy and medication along with diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. The SYMLIN injection is a medicine in a class of compounds called amylinomimetics. It offers adjunctive therapy and medication to mealtime insulin to treat diabetes through insulin and insulin analogues to address glucose control for patients with type 1 diabetes. It also offers potential treatments for obesity and lipodystrophy. The company was founded by Howard E. Greene, Jr. on September 29, 1987 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.

President
1995 - 2005

QTL Biosystems LLC is a private company headquartered in New Kensington, PA, that develops and manufactures bioassays for pathogen detection. The firm was founded by Duncan McBranch, who is currently the CEO of the company.

Vice Chairman
1989 - 2014

QUALCOMM Ventures supports QUALCOMM's mission of enabling and fostering CDMA and wireless internet markets through strategic investments in privately-owned startup ventures. These strategic investments include companies focusing on wireless communication technologies and products serving consumer, enterprise and vertical markets worldwide. Investments range from $500, 000 to $10 million.

Boards & Committees
Member, Advisory Board
2016 - Current

Enevate Corp. operates as a silicon Lithium-ion battery technology company. It focuses on silicon-dominant Li-ion batteries for electric vehicles and consumer mobile devices such as smartphones, tablets, and notebook personal computers. The firm's HD-Energy technology, delivers significant performance improvement over conventional graphite-dominant Li-ion batteries. The company was founded by Steven Cardona, Rabih Bachir Zaouk, Chunlei Wang, Marc J. Madou and Benjamin Y. Park in 2005 and is headquartered in Irvine, CA.

Board Member
2014 - Current

Brain Corp. develops software, hardware and cloud services for consumer robotics. Its products include bstem, brainOS and eyeRover. It is pioneer in developing novel algorithms based on the functionality of the nervous system, with applications in visual perception, motor control and autonomous navigation. The company was founded by Eugene M. Izhikevich and Allen B. Gruberc in 2009 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.

Independent Director
2013 - Current

DexCom, Inc. is a medical device manufacturing company, which engages in the design, development, and commercialization of continuous glucose monitoring systems for ambulatory use by people with diabetes. Its products include Dexcom G4 PLATINUM System, DexCom G5 Mobil, DexCom Share,and Mobile apps. The company was founded by John F. Burd in May 1999 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.

Trustee
Prior

The Salk Institute for Biological Studies is an independent, non-profit, scientific research institute located in La Jolla, California. It was founded in 1960 by Jonas Salk, the developer of the polio vaccine; among the founding consultants were Jacob Bronowski and Francis Crick. Building did not start until spring of 1962. The institute consistently ranks among the top institutions in the US in terms of research output and quality in the life sciences

Director
Prior

JDRF International is a leader in setting the agenda for diabetes research worldwide, and is the largest charitable funder of and advocate for type 1 diabetes research. JDRF find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research.Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease that strikes children and adults suddenly, and can be fatal. Until a cure is found, people with type 1 diabetes have to test their blood sugar and give themselves insulin injections multiple times or use a pump each day, every day of their lives. And even with that intensive care, insulin is not a cure for diabetes, nor does it prevent its potential complications, which may include kidney failure, blindness, heart disease, stroke, and amputation. It was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Trustee
Prior

CHI was founded in 1993 as an independent 501(c)(6) organization devoted to researching and advocating policy to forward the interests of California’s biomedical community.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$100K - $500K
2008

JDRF International is a leader in setting the agenda for diabetes research worldwide, and is the largest charitable funder of and advocate for type 1 diabetes research. JDRF find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research.Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease that strikes children and adults suddenly, and can be fatal. Until a cure is found, people with type 1 diabetes have to test their blood sugar and give themselves insulin injections multiple times or use a pump each day, every day of their lives. And even with that intensive care, insulin is not a cure for diabetes, nor does it prevent its potential complications, which may include kidney failure, blindness, heart disease, stroke, and amputation. It was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

$100K - $500K
2007

JDRF International is a leader in setting the agenda for diabetes research worldwide, and is the largest charitable funder of and advocate for type 1 diabetes research. JDRF find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research.Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease that strikes children and adults suddenly, and can be fatal. Until a cure is found, people with type 1 diabetes have to test their blood sugar and give themselves insulin injections multiple times or use a pump each day, every day of their lives. And even with that intensive care, insulin is not a cure for diabetes, nor does it prevent its potential complications, which may include kidney failure, blindness, heart disease, stroke, and amputation. It was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Political Donations
$1,000
2009

Representative from Massachusetts's 7th Congressional District

$2,400
2009

Former Senator from Nevada

Investments
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360fly, Inc. develops software and hardware for one-shot 360 panoramic video. Its software solutions include VideoWarp, a tool for producing panoramic videos from the GoPano Plus optic and video cameras, and PhotoWarp, a tool for panoramic image processing. The company was founded by Brad Simon and Michael Rondinelli in 1998 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.

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