Cristina Lively
   Maya Raber

Maya enjoys utilizing her engineering and senior management  know-how in the classroom. Her experience includes:

  • Delivery of world-class products in the enterprise, internet and consumer industries

  • Building and leading high performance product development organizations

  • Experience in successful startups, mid-size and fortune-500 companies

  • Leadership of rapid growth, turn-around, out-sourcing and off-shoring business situations

  • Management of distributed organizations in the U.S., Asia and Europe

  • 18+ years of successful track record in the high-tech industry


She is a graduate of the Technion Institute of Technology, Israel


Languages: English and Hebrew


Fun facts:

Love to cook: www.maya-cookbook.com
Play squash, dance zumba and practice yoga
and most importantly: spend quality time with family and friends!

   Cristina Lively

Cristina provides leadership development training at high tech companies that do storage, enterprise SW, mobile platforms, ecommerce, gaming, clean tech, medical devices, EDA, marketing automation, adTech, and ... ocean-going robots that host their data in a cloud.


She is a graduate of UC Berkeley, California


Languages: English and Spanish

Fun facts:

Love to travel and read

Cook and spend time with my family


  Tessa Houben

Tessa has a strong corporate background, with 10 years experience as Strategy Consultant at Bain & Company and as Senior Business Development Manager at eBay, in the Netherlands and the UK.

In addition to her business experience, she also has background in psychology that she uses in her work as certified coach and trainer at several consultancy and tech-firms in and outside Europe.


She has a dual BA degree in Economics and Psychology and a Master degree in Economics (MBA) from Utrecht University, and she holds certifications in NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming), EFT and Co-active coaching (CTI).


Tessa's goal is to unlock the full potential of individuals and teams. She enjoys helping them to enhance their professional skills, while getting the most out of themselves as complete and fulfilled persons.


Languages: Dutch and English (Basic proficiency in 

                                   German, French and Spanish)



Fun facts:

Tessa loves ecstatic dancing, yoga and travelling. She likes to go off the beaten track and went to Sierra Leone to install solar panels on a hospital in the rainforest.