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Nicolas Dupont

Nicolas Dupont

VP Engineering & Co-Founder at Akeneo

 LinkedIn profile


6 Years



Management Experience

Sharing the vision
Coaching / Training / Mentorship
Agile / Scrum
Cross-functional collaboration
Scaling Team

Hi everyone! I'm Nicolas, I co-founded Akeneo in 2013. During this exciting journey, my role shifted from a tech lead to a team manager to a manager-of-managers. As VP Engineering, I lead a team of 45 teammates to deliver best of breed on-premise and SaaS products. Experimenting with agile methodologies for years and focused on continuous improvement, I like to set up new activities, launch new products and optimize organizations in a fast-growing context. Open source believer and passionate about software engineering, I love to learn and share every single day. Looking forward to meeting you!

Hey, I'm available every Wednesday at 4:00 PM (GMT)

Next time slot available
  December 23, 2020
  4:00 PM (GMT)


Experimenting with One Week Sprints
3 June

Nicolas Dupont shares the results of shifting to a one week Sprint cadence as a means of retaining processes during rapid team growth.

Agile / Scrum
Scaling Team
Team processes
Nicolas Dupont

Nicolas Dupont

VP Engineering & Co-Founder at Akeneo


How Nicolas Dupont, VP of Engineering at Akeneo, Solves His Challenges Via Mentorship

Nicolas Dupont is the Co-Founder and VP of Engineering at Akeneo, a Product Information Management solution for eCommerce websites. In this interview, Nicolas tells us about his challenges as a leader of a fast-growing engineering team, and how he solves those challenges via Plato.

Nicolas Dupont




May 2019 - current

Technical Project Manager

My-Store SA

Jan 2012 - Dec 2012

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