Nic Smythe

Nic Smythe

General Manager, ThoughtWorks Brisbane


Nic has worked for nearly 20 years in the tech industry, specialising in product management, experience design, digital strategy, and innovation. He has worked across four continents, with amazing teams, on a wide variety of famous and not-so-famous digital products.

Alongside his role as General Manager in Brisbane, he also sits on the ThoughtWorks Australia leadership team, and is an editor of our internal social justice magazine.

He is passionate about creating a more diverse and representative tech industry, breaking down the barriers between ‘the business’ and ‘IT’, designing for social change, and continuing to connect the most talented technologists in the world to Queensland’s most audacious missions.


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