Mentor, Blue Startups
Tina Fitch is a product-oriented, repeat entrepreneur with deep experience in global business development, finance and strategy. She acts as an advisor to several early stage technology companies, is a lead mentor at Blue Startups, a Hawaii-based accelerator, and has also advised SKAI Ventures, a diversified technology incubator.
Previously, Ms. Fitch was the co-founder and CEO of Switchfly, a leading software platform for the travel commerce, loyalty, and financial services industries. She led it from inception to supporting over $1bn in annual transactions.
Prior to Switchfly, Ms. Fitch was on the founding team of Oakwood International, a private equity joint venture, investing and developing assets in markets throughout Asia and Europe, including Shanghai, Manila, Singapore, London, Paris and Tokyo . Earlier in her career, Ms. Fitch worked on economic analysis and development strategy with NGOs such as the UNDP, Ford Foundation, NBER and Seoul Development Institute. She is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in Economics and attended Beijing University and Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea.