Creating across cultures. Building products for global markets.

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The Gradient

Henerala Chuprynky 67 · L'viv

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Hello Product People!

We have a great event coming up with Andy Hellard, Director of Product Management at Matic. In this talk, Andy will discuss the challenges of working in a distributed organization. He will also review best practices for creating compelling software products targeting international audiences. Andy will discuss his experiences working with global teams and products in four different industries, including creating B2B software used in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific.

We will discuss:
- How country and cultural differences impact product decisions
- Organizing work across multiple countries
- Common product mistakes in global organizations
- Best practices and experiences for global products
- Impact of new communication technologies on distributed teams

Andy Hellard, Director of Product Management at Matic
Alvin Leung, Head of Growth at Matic

Andy Hellard - Director of Product Management
Over 15 years of experience in product management and software development. Has worked in many industries, including insurance, marketing, and enterprise software. Launched multiple software products targeting global customers. Masters in Business Administration from The Ohio State University in Columbus, USA.

Matic ( is an insurance startup that creates digital experiences for homeowners insurance. Matic is an international organization, with United States offices in Los Angeles and Columbus and an engineering office in Lviv.

Register here:

18:30 - Registration Starts
18:45 - Quick Intro about ProductTank & a few words from the location host
19:00 - Speaker talk
19:50 - Q&A, Networking

We are kindly being hosted by our friends at The Gradient.