by Naily Makangu
If you're ready to turn your dreams into reality, join us for this inspiring and informative event.
Software Engineer turned “The Mary Poppins of Startups”, Naily Makangu is passionate about bringing her multi-faceted toolkit to lead complex software projects and launch products. With over ten years of experience, she has a proven track record of turning around struggling technical projects and organisations, from seed startups to large corporations such as Siemens Industry Software.
Naily has a gift for bridging the gap between tech teams and the rest of the business to ensure successful project delivery. She understands that the complexity of team dynamics, convoluted tech stacks, and a lack of processes can lead to decreased productivity, longer development cycles, and increased costs. As a Startup Advisor and Tech Consultant, she’s helped several startups and scaleups improve the maturity of their teams while continuing to deliver what customers expect. Investors can count on her to help keep their startups teams on track, reducing the need to breathe down their necks. Naily also works as Fractional CXO for startups. For example, she worked with a recruitment startup by turning idea to an MVP platform that was used to attract early customers and close their pre-seed round.
Naily has spoken at large conferences around the world, including Cambridge (UK), New York (US), and Madrid (Spain – “South Summit”). She also hosts various informative and engaging workshops on a range of topics such as Leadership, Operations, Product & Development.
Her impressive impact portfolio includes taking JCI Cambridge, an organisation from the brink of closure to winning five awards in less than a year. The awards included "JCI UK Most Outstanding Leader" and "JCI UK Best Trainer" in the UK, and "JCI Europe Best Local Growth & Development Program".
More importantly, Naily’s work is driven and cemented by one clear vision - leaving behind the legacy of a HAPPY and Productive Workplace Playground, where leaders grow and people thrive.
Check out The Mary Poppins of Startups Podcast giving your startups or business the tools to build your first prototype, reach product-market fit and blossom.
Connect with Naily Makangu on LinkedIn.
Tuesday, 24 October 2023
18:30 - 19:30 GMT