Team

We have some incredibly talented people on board. From our technical staff to our leadership team and advisory boards, we have deep expertise, passion and industry experience. We may be a startup, but our people have solid track records from blue- chip tech companies such as EA, SAP, Motorola and Nortel.

Angela Robert: CEO & Co-Founder

Angela co-founded the company with a vision to transform the way people work by effortlessly embracing mobile technology. She leads with effervescent passion and inimitable style – driving an unusual combination of innovation and process efficiency.

Angela established her credentials as a software engineer at Scotiabank, IBM and Electronic Arts (EA). At EA she worked on more than 20 games in five years and as Development Director for Skate™ and Skate 2™.

She is an active voice in many trade associations including BCTIA, Acetech, Wavefront, LifeSciencesBC and Surrey’s Innovation Boulevard. Angela graduated from University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Mathematics in Computer Science.

When she’s not inspiring and energizing everyone, Angela has a talent for scoring goals on the ice and creating disturbingly healthy smoothies.

Kathy O’Donoghue: Managing Director

Kathy heads up the mobile consulting services business. She is a highly experienced software leader who has managed technology products and projects for companies such as Electronic Arts, Nortel Networks, Pfizer, NEC and SAP (Business Objects, Crystal Decisions). Her experience spans managing brand name products from Crystal Reports to Dentyne & Trident chewing gum and leading projects from EA video games to government lottery systems.
Kathy has implemented several international large scale government lottery systems. She was a development director at Electronic Arts building video games such as SSX (Snowboarding), Need For Speed (Racing), and Virtual Me (Avatars). Kathy has a B. Sc. in Computer Science and her current passions are mobile technology, gaming and enabling technologies for environmental and social responsibility. When not working, you can find Kathy on the golf course.

Dave Foster: COO

Dave brings over 25 years of product and engineering expertise to the team. Most recently, he was COO & VP of Engineering at Simba Technologies, a leading vendor in Database, BI and Big Data. Prior to that he held senior positions as VP Product Development at Colligo Networks, Director of QA at EA and Director of Engineering at Motorola Wireless Data. At Colligo, Dave led development of the market leading client software for extending Microsoft SharePoint. At EA, Dave led a large scale testing department, servicing multiple concurrent game teams on schedule-critical deliveries. At Motorola, he led the team that delivered the first commercial GPRS wireless data system.

He holds a MBA from Simon Fraser University and a Bachelors of Science from Queens’ University in Belfast. When not driving operations Dave can be found wandering around a soccer field or delving deep into his DNA and Genealogy.

Helen Goddard: VP Marketing

Helen heads up Conquer Mobile’s marketing. She has a 20-year track record setting product business strategy and achieving rapid market penetration. Helen has held marketing leadership positions in Silicon Valley, Cambridge and Vancouver at companies of all sizes, from start-ups to industry leaders SCO and SAP.

Helen has a Masters in Cognitive Science from Warwick University, UK and a Bachelors in Computer Science from University of Exeter, UK. When not pondering positioning, Helen can be found mountain biking, trail running or playing devil’s advocate.