Martin Eriksson is a product leader, speaker, author, and expert in product practices with over 25 years experience building products and product teams in multiple markets and industries. He has worked his way through the ins-and-outs of companies of various sizes, including The Financial Times, Monster (building the first SaaS offering there in 2004), Huddle, Covestor, and Cazoo. He literally wrote the book on Product Leadership, and currently serves as the CPO-in-residence at EQT Ventures, one of Europe’s leading venture capital funds.
As the Founder of ProductTank and Co-Founder and Chairman of Mind the Product – together the world’s largest product community that brings product people together in over 190 cities across the globe to further the craft – Martin has helped define an industry and shaped the practices of a generation of product managers.
Emily Tate is Chief of Staff for Mind the Product, the world’s largest community of product people. Emily is also an accomplished speaker on product management best practices and leadership, and has spoken at events across the world including SXSW, TX, Agile-Lean Ireland, SpringOne platform, Big Design, and Agile Cambridge.
Prior to joining Mind the Product, Emily spent over 10 years in product leadership as a consultant with Pivotal Labs and product manager in the travel industry. She started her career managing software solutions for airlines before taking her experience to the traveler’s side of the journey as the product manager for a leading travel management app, TripCase. Emily is passionate about the craft of product management and loves talking about new ways to make products people love. She was listed as one of “52 Women Making an Impact in Product Management” in 2017.