Actions and Detail Panel
Startup Hammer: Nailing hiring for your technical team
Thu 20 April 2017, 18:00 – 21:00 BST
True Start and Runway East are pleased to host a panel of experienced startup founders and tech leads as they discuss the best strategies and tactics your startup can use to hire top technical talent in the face of intense competition for good software developers in London and the UK at wide.
If you're a pre-Series B/C startup founder or tech lead in London who has ever struggled to hire - this is the event for you.
Schedule - Panel followed by Q&A:
6pm - 6.30pm: Drinks
6.30pm - 7.30pm: Panel discussion
7.30pm - 8pm: Q&A
8pm - 8.30pm: Drinks
Pedro Oliveira, Co-founder at Landing.jobs
Pedro is co-founder of Landing.jobs, a candidate driven jobs platform dedicated to matchmaking great tech talent with great opportunities, with a team of 30 spread between London, Lisbon and Barcelona. A computer engineer himself, Pedro is a fan of (╯°□°）╯︵ ┻━┻ and also run annual conference Landing Festival in Lisbon.
Baz Saidieh, CEO, TrueStart
Baz started working in the tech startup scene over 15 years ago, with a career that has seen him working across multiple industries, including Biotech, FMCG, F1 and Venture Capital. As CEO at TrueStart, Baz oversees all investment decisions as well as business operations, whilst actively supporting the portfolio companies. This support ranges from helping the portfolio companies with licensing deals, securing relationships with key retailers, and preparing these companies for fund raising. Baz has been involved in dozens of fundraises and is an advisor or board member to over 20 businesses.
Marton Meszaros, Technologist-in-Residence, True Start
Matron is Technologist-in-Residence at True Start, where he brings his 17 years of industry experience to bear on advising high potential startups on technology and software solutions, development methodologies, technical leadership and recruitment.