About Us

Our Culture

If we had to sum up what makes us special, it would have to be our culture. In an industry where people move on quickly, we’ve built a happy team who grow with us.

We might be tech experts, but we’re people first and foremost, and we bring this human approach to our work for you.

We give people the freedom to be creative, to ask questions, and explore different solutions. Our baked-in autonomy means that we don’t just come up with the easiest solution for you – we find the best one.

It also means that we offer genuine value to our clients, while being a pleasure to work with. We believe that this is why people come back to us, again and again.

Our Vision

Our vision is to change the way the world looks through the software engineering industry.

Our services help to empower people and create environments where they have the freedom to explore their creativity and develop solutions that change the world for the better.

Our Mission

Our mission is to realize the full potential of our clients’ businesses by solving complex problems with technology. We approach every project with honesty, creativity, transparency and curiosity. Our baked-in autonomy culture creates an environment that delivers accurate software solutions with full ownership.

Our Locations

Porto, Portugal

Porto, Portugal

We’re perfectly placed for our ambitions as Porto is Europe’s third fastest-growing tech hub. In 2018, more than US$ 400 million was invested in Porto (up from US$15 million in 2017).

The number of programmers in Portugal in 2018 also grew by 16,2% the fastest growth rate in Europe (the European average was 4,2%). In the same year, tech employment in Europe grew by 1,1% - to compare, in Portugal, it grew by 6,4%.

London, United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

London is an important global tech hub. According to industry group Tech Nation, the UK has now created more unicorns (tech companies valued at more than $1bn), than any other country except the US and China. So it's a natural fit for us to have a presence in the capital.

The Team

Pedro Morgado

A born entrepreneur, he loves developing people, teams and scalable software solutions. Besides his daily job with our partners and clients, he's always looking to find a spare time to put his hands under the code.

Founder

Tomás "Tommy" Moniz

His mission is to help the tribe and each member to develop, towards autonomy, respecting each person as a whole human being.

IT Specialist & Partner

André Barbosa

Primarily focused on Backend development, occasionally touching upon frontend and infrastructure, he turns complex problems into elegant solutions.

Software Engineer

Eduardo Martins

Proficient and happy to look after the client- or server-side development. A real fan of architect web applications, APIs, databases and creating the design of a website. Always ready to help his crewmates.

Full-Stack Engineer

Ahmed Omar Farouq Benarous

A true lover of engineering and machine learning. Starting from Java, through contact with various realities, ending up with a knowledge of human behaviour, he’s always ready to face complex and different challenges.

Software Engineer

João “Johnny” Costa

Data and parkour lover. Even if sometimes he might slip a joke about java boys, he provides the fullest of stacks, from system architecture and database design to de-spaghetti-fying completely broken webapps.

Software Engineer, Jack of All Technical Trades

Miguel Madureira

At his best when choosing the best among various solutions, through careful analysis. Likes challenges that enable him to learn or develop skills, or help others understand problems better.

Software Engineer, Mambo

Nelson Pereira

Taking care of every teeny tiny software detail and staying in love with meticulously developed backend solutions, he provides possibilities that help people focus on what they are really passionate about.

Backend Engineer

Pavel Alexeenko

A lover of data solutions and models. Transparent and passionate about system architectures, he's always willing to discuss technical decisions with a great heart and doze of flexibility using his straightforward manners.

Senior Software Engineer

Pedro Dias

Joking his main job is to pretend he knows what the user wants, he's able to build a usable user interface and implement even 1000 changes requested by the client.

Frontend Engineer

Ricardo Oliveira

A lover of philosophy and logic, constantly looking to transpose the principles of stoicism and puzzle-solving from personal life into his professional one. An avid listener trying to bridge what is communicated with what was left unsaid, to create the most adequate solution to the problems faced.

Software Engineer & Product Owner

Wiktoria “Wic” Buzak

Always happy to help people. Dealing with recruitment and development processes, she takes care of our lovely Tribe's well-being. Besides work in love with the sun and passionate about social psychology.

Human caretaker

Jorge Castro

He can lose track of time when he's fine-tuning his CSS, thinking about the right semantic tag for the HTML or how long is too long for a variable name in JavaScript. You can find him also at the beach, catching some sweet waves with a bodyboard.

Frontend Engineer

Diogo Pinela

Enjoys building simple, elegant software, with a keen eye for details and a continuous desire to understand how and why things work the way they do.

Software Engineer

Luis Freitas

Cat dad and clean freak extraordinaire. Loves his one-liners, be it in comedy or elegant software design. A mathematician at heart, logic is his religion and shows a preference for backend development, supported by strong foundations in Computer Science topics.

Software Engineer