Bernard O'Flynn

Bernard O'Flynn

Managing Director at Brainwave Hub GmbH

 LinkedIn profile

Seniority

21 Years

Hierarchy

C-Suite

Management Experience

Remote
Company Culture
Leadership
Micromanagement
Deadlines
Dev Processes
Collaboration
Productivity
Onboarding
Roadmap
Hiring
Coaching / Training / Mentorship
Scaling Team
Toxic employee
Team processes
Prioritization
QA team
Agile / Scrum
OKR
Building a Team
Product
Managing Expectations
Product Team
Cross-functional collaboration
Ownership

Domain Knowledge

Devops / infrastructure

Expertise

B2B expertise
B2C expertise
Marketplace expertise
Project Management

Hi everyone! My name is Bernard O'Flynn. I have experience with building and scaling startups and working in corporates. I've built and managed engineering teams up to about 100 people. I have experience setting up and managing remote teams across multiple sites.

Hey, I'm available every Monday at 4:00 PM (GMT)

Next time slot available
  April 6, 2020
  4:00 PM (GMT)

Book now

Stories

The ‘30-60-90 Day Plan’ for New Managers
25 June

Bernard O’Flynn shares his approach of how to effectively onboard a new engineering manager.

Coaching / Training / Mentorship
Legitimacy
New Manager
Onboarding
Personal growth
EM
Bernard O'Flynn

Bernard O'Flynn

Managing Director at Brainwave Hub GmbH

A Rapid Recruitment Process
8 May

Bernard O'Flynn explains how he was able to hire a huge number of engineers within a very limited timeframe.

Hiring
Scaling Team
Team processes
Health / Stress / Burn-Out
EM
Bernard O'Flynn

Bernard O'Flynn

Managing Director at Brainwave Hub GmbH

How Meeting Face-to-face Improved A Remote Team’s Output
8 May

Bernard O'Flynn discusses the various approaches he took with his offsite team to increase their work quality and productivity.

Remote
Underperformance
Productivity
EM
Bernard O'Flynn

Bernard O'Flynn

Managing Director at Brainwave Hub GmbH

Experience

Managing Director

Brainwave Hub

Dec 2018 - current

CTO, Microsoft ScaleUp

Microsoft

Feb 2017 - Dec 2018

CTO/CPO

Savedo GmbH

Aug 2014 - Feb 2017

Founder & CEO

BodyState

Nov 2013 - Jul 2014

Founder

The Founder Institute

Nov 2013 - Mar 2014

Company Director & Board Member, Site Lead

Wonga

Sep 2011 - Oct 2013

Programme Manager / Architect / Business Analyst / Lead Developer

Aegon Ireland (Vendor)

Mar 2008 - Aug 2011

Programme Manager / Product Manager / Architect / Business Analyst / Team Lead

Microsoft (Vendor)

Aug 2003 - Nov 2006

Co-Founder & Managing Director

Sitesmith

Aug 1999 - Jul 2003

Co-Founder & Managing Director

iSiza Sports (Pty) Ltd

Aug 2001 - Jun 2003

Co-Founder & Managing Director

Trusted Information Services

Jan 2000 - Jan 2003

Technical Manager – Ecommerce

Old Mutual plc (Vendor)

Jun 1997 - Jul 1999

Co-Founder / Managing Partner

Tame Strawberry Web Design

Jul 1996 - May 1997

Project Manager

PricewaterhouseCoopers

Jul 1995 - Jun 1996