Anderson Gomes

Anderson Gomes

Head of Design

Bol.com

Bol.com

Anderson is currently the Head of Design at bol.com in Utrecht, Netherlands. Previously, he held leadership positions at Hotmart, Youse Seguros, and Conta Azul, where he played key roles in shaping design strategies, mentoring teams, and scaling design systems. With a strong background as an Interaction Designer, Anderson has a proven ability to create user-friendly experiences and define minimal viable products.

Past Talks

UXDX EMEA 2023

12 October 2023

Continuous Design
Vision Stage

As organizations grow, designers often find themselves accidentally thrust into senior positions, becoming unintentional leaders. This is a unique and challenging situation - one that involves a swift transition from focusing on individual tasks and responsibilities to managing a team and making key decisions.

Anderson's talk will delve into the uncharted territory of design leadership, especially when it happens unintentionally. He'll explore the various dimensions of leadership, including the importance of understanding the psychology of leadership, the nuances of giving and receiving feedback, evaluating performance, making hiring decisions, and the delicate art of letting someone go.

He'll provide strategies to navigate this transition smoothly, making you a more confident and effective leader. Whether you are an experienced design leader or a designer anticipating future growth, this talk will empower you with the knowledge and skills needed to thrive in a leadership role.

Anderson Gomes
Anderson Gomes

Head of Design

Bol.com

Bol.com
 

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