Keith Muhart is the head of operations & portfolio development at Qualcomm Ventures. He focuses his efforts around bringing new process improvements in the areas of deal flow management, data analysis and KPI reporting. In addition, he works closely with our global team members to help build & execute our portfolio value add program. This program enables our fast-growing portfolio companies to quickly find the right mix of resources, contacts and connections to help them accelerate their growth potential.
Keith has been with Qualcomm Ventures for the past 14 years and formerly led the marketing team. He has held a number of marketing and management roles in the wireless industry. Most recently, he worked in product planning and led all research and competitive intelligence at Kyocera Wireless. Earlier, he worked at a Qualcomm joint venture that was attempting to bring new telematics technologies and services into automobiles.
Keith is active in the San Diego community and volunteers his time with these venerable organizations: EvoNexus, the premier start-up incubator in Southern California, San Diego Venture Group and The Center for Peace and Commerce’s Social Innovation Challenge.
Keith has an MBA from Thunderbird, School of Global Management and a B.A. from George Mason University.