Business Accelerator

Madeline Duva

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. PalmSource was acquired by ACCESS. Ms. Duva sits on the advisory boards of a number of companies including Eye-Fi (, Phone Halo (, Parrot (, and SplashTop ( Ms. Duva received her BA and MA with honors in LAS/Economics from Vanderbilt University.