Devita Saraf is recognized as a business leader, unconventional thinker and a role model for future entrepreneurs.
As the Chairman & CEO of Vu Televisions, Devita Saraf is the first Indian woman to build a premium technology brand. Headquartered out of Mumbai (India), Vu Technologies develops and manufactures televisions, displays and video software. Vu Technologies has an annual revenue of $130 Million (Rs.1000 Crore) with over 2 Million units sold worldwide, making it the leader in the premium television segment and the largest manufacturer of 4K TVs in India. Vu Technologies has a 11offices nationwide and 300 employees.
Devita is a strong believer in the power of technology, entrepreneurship and leadership for the empowerment of women and has represented India as a speaker at forums worldwide.
Devita has received the 2017 Mercedes-Benz Masterpiece of Intelligence for Entrepreneurship award, 2016 Indian Leadership Conclave Businesswoman of the Year award and 2010 Indo-American Young Woman Entrepreneur of the Year award among others. She has been listed as Fortune's Top 50 Most Powerful Women in India, India Today's 8 most powerful changemakers in the business world, Economic Times's India's Wealthiest Startup Entrepreneurs and GQ's 50 Most Influential Indians. Forbes Asia has called her "India's Model CEO" for being the face of her business.
Devita studied management at Harvard Business School, University of Southern California, London School of Economics, and University of California, Berkeley.
Vu Technologies - Chairman and CEO
Harvard Business School - Owner-President Management Program
University of Southern California, Los Angeles - B.S (Business)
University of California, Berkeley - Management of Technology
London School of Economics - Game Theory and Strategic Thinking
H.R. College of Commerce and Economics
Queen Mary School
Mercedes-Benz Masterpiece of Intelligence - Entrepreneurship
Indian Leadership Conclave - Businesswoman of the Year
Indo-American Society - Young Woman Entrepreneur of the Year
Zee Astitva Awards - Young Woman Entrepreneur of the Year
HR College - Distinguished Alumni Award
Wall Street Journal - Op-Ed Columnist
Young Bombay Forum, BCCI - Founder Chairperson
University of Southern California – Advisory Board
Mensa, the high-IQ society – Member
FICCI - Executive Committee member
Entrepreneurs Organization – Member
Wharton-India Economic Forum – Philadelphia, PA, USA
TiECalifornia – Los Angeles, California
Tomorrow’s India Summit – Seoul, Korea
Istanbul Talks: Entrepreneurship Summit – Istanbul, Turkey
VAT Open Day - Dubai, UAE
Fortune Next 500 Summit - Mumbai, India
TEDxGateway - Mumbai, India
Global Entrepreneurship Summit - Hyderabad, India