We’re a software engineering and design consultancy, helping you succeed by moving your team from a culture of delivery to a culture of learning.
Offering some of the best engineers and designers in Europe, we augment your talent and deliver solutions so that you out-perform in your market.
With newly elevated skills and knowledge, you’re able to continuously innovate long after YLD’s involvement has ended.
Your success is supported by our expertise in agile transformation, innovative technology and product design.
Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer
Nuno is the Co-founder and CEO of YLD Group. Previously he was the Chief Commercial Officer at Nodejitsu, where he was responsible for the world's largest Node.js cloud, providing extensive contributions to the success of Node.js. Nuno's formative work years were spent in the USA at IBM Research and MarkLogic. He is also a proud Stanford alumnus.
Fabio is the Managing Director at YLD, leading and developing YLD’s global operations, including its remote engineering teams. Having been with YLD for over five years, prior to the MD role, Fabio has held the position of MD for the company’s Portuguese operations and has led many of YLD’s consulting projects.
Paola is the Finance Director at YLD and is responsible for all financial internal controls and provides strategic recommendations to leadership based on financial analysis and projections, and revenue/expense analysis. Paola has experience in working in different sectors: marcomm, design, charity and financial services. She is CIMA qualified.
Bradley oversees commercial strategy and client relationships at YLD. Previously he managed teams in the technology recruitment world, focussing on cutting-edge technologies and building many highly skilled software engineering teams across London.
Head of People
Amelia is the Head of People at YLD and is responsible for the People and Talent functions. She sits on the Leadership team providing strategic guidance and recommendations. She's holds chartered membership of the CIPD (MCIPD), and her previous sector experience includes health tech, automated testing, gambling AI, and digital consultancy. She's a graduate from Exeter University.
Head of Technology
Julie leads our client services and ensures our clients receive the right blend of our engineering, design and delivery talent to make them successful. She’s passionate about coordinating, leading and motivating multi-disciplinary teams. She previously worked in advertising agencies and has experience delivering user-focused software solutions for a wide range of brands.
Head of Innovation
Sergio is responsible for pushing the business in the right technical direction and has done so, as a full stack engineer, almost since our humble beginnings. When he is not solving complex technical problems for our clients, he provides consulting as well as internal and external training.
Head of Product Design
Luis heads up our Design and Product offering with a focus on Design Thinking and UX Leadership. With his broad experience in operations, facilitating workshops and managing large teams, he helps set our clients up for success by advocating for user-led product decisions and best contextual design practises.