top of page

Challenges, failures and lessons of building mobile products at scale-Event from the vault June 2022




Check out this video from the vault from an event we ran in June 2022.


Here is the original synopsis:


About this event "Today’s users expect to use services on whichever platform they chose to use in a given moment.” - Arne Kittler - Director Mobile Product at XING If this is true, why do so many companies take a different approach when scaling their mobile teams, compared to standard engineering teams? Carl-Gustaf Harroch has been scaling mobile teams for the last 15 years through Novoda, and has worked with many of the worlds biggest scale-ups and bluechip companies. During this presentation Carl will talk about some of the common challenges and patterns he has seen when companies try to scale their mobile teams, along with guidance around how to do it the right way. The talk will cover: Why mobile is challenging What these challenges often result in What can be done to mitigate those challenges and help to build a successful strategy for scaling your mobile teams. Who should attend: CTOs, VP’s of engineering, Heads of mobile or similar who are currently facing challenges with scaling mobile product teams.

Aspiring CTOs who are looking for their first role as CTO and looking to be prepared.

This event is sponsored by Novoda

This is a London CTOs event in association with CTO Craft. We have run a number of virtual events over recent months, previous events have covered topics such as finding your next role, remote tools and transitioning from the tech team to the leadership team. (Videos available on request).

RecWorks are the creators of many groups and communities including Meet-a-Mentor a free slack group that introduces aspiring CTOs to experienced CTOs, as well as more junior developers 2000 introductions made and counting! They also founded one of the largest Java User Groups in Europe the 7000 strong London Java Community. They are a community-driven recruitment agency focussing on tech placements in London.


bottom of page