Place of birth:
Mexico City, Mexico
BSC Computer Science Anahuac University, Msc Program Management, Golden Gate University, EdD Candidate Drexel University
Technical Advisor, Early Stage Innovation
Claudia Galván has led product development at Oracle, Adobe and Microsoft reaching billions of people around the world. In the last few years she has focused on helping startups in Silicon Valley launch products internationally. Claudia is a community leader empowering women and Latinos in STEM. She is a former president of the Society of Women Engineers in Silicon Valley, former Sr. Director at the Anita Borg Institute, Board Member at Notre Dame High School and mentor at the TechWomen program.
She is currently a part time Doctoral Student at Drexel University researching strategies to increase the pipeline of women in STEM. She has been recipient of many awards including Silicon Valley Women of Influence.
Why would you recommend exploring careers in science and technology to other Latina girls?
There are huge opportunities for Latinas in technology companies that allow to have worldwide impact.