President @ 3rd Eye Consulting, Mentor @ The Founder Insitute
Ms. Duva, an entrepreneur with over 20 years experience, has been instrumental in developing and executing strategic initiatives throughout her career. After several years at Fidelity Investments, she moved to Silicon Valley where she has held senior managerial posts at Communication Intelligence Corp, PenOp, Dejima, and Revere Data.
Before starting her own consulting firm advising start-ups, Ms. Duva was CEO of China MobileSoft, which developed a complete Linux platform for mobile phones. In 2005, CMS was successfully acquired by PalmSource, where she held the position of VP Silicon and ODM partners. Ms. Duva sits on the advisory board for a number of companies in the mobile industry, including Drop, Eyefi, mPerpetuo, Phone Halo, and SplashTop. She is also a mentor at the Founder Institute, Highway1, and Happy Farm, in Ukraine. Ms. Duva received her BA and MA with honors in LAS/Economics from Vanderbilt University.