President, Palo Alto Chapter, NAPW
Anita is a successful entrepreneur as co-founder of eSign Genie esignature software and AccountSight time tracking and billing software. As an advocate for entrepreneurship, she has taken on a leading role in the Silicon Valley Community as the host and organizer of the Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs South Bay Meetups. She is also the President of the Palo Alto Chapter for the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW). Her previous work experience includes marketing positions in Revlon, Bantam Doubleday Dell and Cendant Corp. and her own marketing strategy company catering to small businesses.
As she has many interests, she is also a naturopath and certified coach with focus on using mindset and natural therapies to lead a holistic and healthy lifestyle. She has given workshops on stress management in Silicon Valley. She is also author of the book “Masala for Retirement: How to Add Zest to the Rest of Your Life”.
She holds an MBA from Columbia Business School, a Doctorate in Naturopathy from Clayton College, Life Coaching Certification from the Coach Training Alliance and Retirement Lifestyle Coaching Certification from 2Young2Retire and the Retirement Options Institute.
A global hi-tech investor and serial entrepreneur with a track record of 4 multi-million dollar exits. She manages a portfolio of investments valued at over a billion dollars across North America, Asia, Africa and Middle East with headquarters in Menlo Park, California with offices in Hong Kong, London, Nairobi and Dubai.