Established CTO Tribe

You’re working hard to push your team and product but have outstripped the support available around you for tech leadership guidance.

This tribe brings together a micro community of experienced tech leaders to exchange insight and best practice about the challenges of this high pressured role. 

Facilitated by an experienced coach it's a high value knowledge network that will enhance your leadership capabilities and impact.


What You Receive

Carefully matched cohort of tech leadersOnboarding coaching session with tribe coachBenchmarked leadership skills assessment90 min coaching sessions each month (x 12)Tribe socialisation inc. private slack channelJoin our global community of tech leadersMeasurable target outcomes and accountabilityLifetime access to CTO Academy course material

Tribe Profile

Senior technology leaders with minimum of 5 years experience at an executive level

Session Focus

90 minute group sessions each month that focus around headline operational topics and personal challenges being faced by your particular cohort.  

Example of topics covered;


  • Growth Re-structuring
  • Specialists or Full Stack?
  • Outsource vs. Near Source
  • Hiring Strategy
  • Team Dynamics


  • Personal & Team
  • Leader-Leader Style
  • Succession Planning
  • Knowledge Transfer
  • Managing the Future


  • OKRs
  • Team KPIs
  • Different Metrics
  • Managing Targets
  • Deliverables Under Stress


  • Empathy & EQ
  • Communication
  • Managing Stress
  • Thought Leadership
  • Presentation Skills

Follow Up

We circulate a recording of each session, follow up notes and deck used by the coach and discussions often spill over into the private slack channel.

Some thoughts on CTO Academy Tribes ....

Impressed by the level of professionalism, organisation, encouragement, engagement and expertise. Knowledge and experience sharing has been a huge plus with online and offline support as well.
Kingsley Hibbert
CTO, Sagittarius
I am really enjoying the group coaching dynamic and benefiting hugely from the shared knowledge of the crowd and the way that Sanjay skillfully manages the conversation and the outputs.
Floris Vlasveld
Head of Engineering, Briq Bookings

Working With Tech Leaders

Tribe Facilitators

Based in New Mexico, Jim is one of the senior leadership coaches at CTO Academy with a coaching customer base of US wide tech leaders.

He is a highly experienced tech leader with extensive business achievements over a wide range of domains. He has been a core part of the management team in 2 successful exits in start up and mid range businesses.

Jim leads our coaching tribes in the American time zones.
Jim Mortensen
CTO, Lecturer and Coach
Senior leadership coach at CTO Academy with a client base of global tech leaders.

Sanjay has led architecture and DevOps with effective team leadership in designing and producing practical, efficient and actionable technical solutions that integrate with existing technology. His technical expertise, commercial acumen and stakeholder management skills help his tribe to extract maximum value from each session
Sanjay Mistry
CTO, Lecturer and Coach

Tribe Membership

Insight from your cohort of peersOnboarding coaching session90 minute group sessions per monthCommunity of global tech leadersAccess to tech leadership coach50% off all CTO Academy courses


Ready to Join Your Tribe?