Chief Technology Officer at Wavebreak Media
Aidan Casey is the Chief Technology Officer at Wavebreak Media where he leads the development of DesignWizard, the company’s online graphic design software. As CTO he is not only responsible for driving the company’s technology vision, he helps shape the company’s culture through lean and agile principles.
He believes strongly that the first step to creating highly effective teams is building trust.
Aidan has over 15 years experience working with leading global brands performing leadership roles in agile transformation, architecture and software delivery.
He is an international speaker and recognised by Microsoft as a Microsoft Azure MVP as a reflection of his cloud computing expertise, a willingness to share it and his community leadership.
Creating a sense of urgency with drop dead deadlines to get a feature out the door quickly almost always backfires. Maintaining a constant state of urgency takes a huge amount of effort and it undermines trust. Artificial milestones , drop dead dates and hurrying to get things built faster demoralises your team and results in […]