Pavan Li

Principal Product Manager, Azure OpenAI


Pavan Li is an accomplished professional with 20 years of experience at Microsoft, focusing on AI and emerging technology end-to-end product planning, management, and marketing. Currently, Pavan leads product development of Azure OpenAI. In her previous role, she successfully led the development of live translation on Teams and the European Parliament, as well as real-time video intelligence at Azure AI. Pavan has an impressive track record of delivering global-scale products. She has played a crucial role in the development and launch of prominent products such as Windows 10, Xbox One, Bing, and cutting-edge technology development in personal agent, biometrics, and brainwave control. Pavan is a certified Advanced Interpreter recognized by the Chinese Government. She is also actively involved as a Microsoft volunteer, supporting emerging technology startups in Africa. In addition to her professional achievements, Pavan has a passion for the UNESCO world heritage and has visited 348 on all seven continents.