Professional Profile

**Product-led, customer-focused technical product leader with experience growing strong, capable and resilient product teams and cultures. Formerly CTO and GPM at Linktree, HoE at BlueChilli.

Proven track record of scaling high performance product and engineering teams, creating resilient delivery-focused team cultures, and managing large products as well as product portfolios. Demonstrable experience scaling engineering teams from <10 to 70+, organizational design, process implementation, change management, OKR design and implementation.

13+ years experience as a remote worker with a focus on building and instilling ASYNC ways of working.**

Mitch Malone and Mick Rippon presenting at the Coca-Cola Amatil Accelerator Program

Mitch Malone and Mick Rippon presenting at the Coca-Cola Amatil Accelerator Program


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Summary Work Experience

Self Employed

Freelance Consultant, CTO / CPO - May 2021 - Present

Linktree

Group Product Manager - May 2021 - Nov 2021

Chief Technology Officer - May 2020 - May 2021

BlueChilli

Head of Engineering - Nov 2017 - Nov 2019

Frontend Engineering Lead - Feb 2017 - Nov 2017

Senior Engineer at BlueChilli - Oct 2014 - Feb 2017

Swarmmer

Co-Founder and Engineering Lead - Jun 2013 - Oct 2014

We Are Hunted

Senior Software Engineer - Sep 2011 - Nov 2012

Posse

Frontend Engineering Lead - Jul 2009 - Sep 2011


Extended Work Experience

Linktree

Linktree is the market-leading linking platform that was the first of its kind, creating an entirely new category in tech. Linktree is the identity layer of the internet, allowing users to curate a singular destination housing what’s most important to them, in real time.

Head of Product (Group Product Manager) - May 2021 - Nov 2021

Transitioned from leading the technical organization to leading Linktree’s internal non-core innovation products after the success of the Linktree Series B+. This role owned a portfolio of innovative products at Linktree, as well as being responsible for the delivery of the Linktree mobile application (iOS) MVP.

Key Achievements

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