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Jay Onda

Mentor, Advisory Board, Instructor

Jay is a former Startup Investment Director at Orange Silicon Valley. Inspired by Sci-Fi, Anime, and Video Games, Jay has been building his career on the forefront of innovation, technology, and design, to make visions of the future a reality. Jay was working with Orange Silicon Valley on Startup Investment activities focusing on various strategic areas including AI, Machine Learning, Connectivity, 5G, Logistics and Smart Cities, B2B Enterprise, and Impact related themes. Jay was a founding member of Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory Silicon Valley (YMVSV) where he serves as Venture Partner and Director of Strategic Investments in Menlo Park, California. Jay has also worked with various corporations to identify key up and coming trends, build strategy, and has executed award winning PoC’s and NRE’s by collaborating with startup companies around the world.

Industry Expertise

Gaming, Virtual Reality, Automotive, Corporate Venture, AI, Smart Cities

Jay Onda
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