Nono Guimbi

Nono is an Engineering Manager, a Leadership Coach, and a mentor. Throughout her career, she has gained experience in companies of various sizes and stages, working with teams of different structures and sizes. She has also navigated through reorganizations, ambiguity, uncertainty, and doubts, developing the skills to overcome challenges during difficult times.

As an Engineering Manager, her objective is to design a positive experience for her team within the company and support career growth. She is dedicated to providing guidance and resources to help her team smoothly deliver features and contribute to the company’s goals.

Throughout her journey, she has been fortunate to work with exceptional managers who have shaped and inspired her to become the Engineering Manager she is today. It took her a decade to discover her identity, strengths, and leadership style, and now she knows better how to show up to her team and to the world.



Navigating the Engineering Manager Odyssey

Join us for an exploration of the tech lead and engineering manager’s journey, featuring leaders from Adobe, Airbnb, Cash App, and Workday. Gain practical wisdom on transitioning to an EM role, mastering performance management, and navigating challenges such as PIPs. Discover effective strategies for fostering a feedback-rich culture and elevate your leadership skills in the dynamic tech environment. Don’t miss this opportunity to glean firsthand insights from industry veterans and sharpen your toolkit for success in engineering leadership, from consumer to AI/ML.