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Basil Hashem

Freelance API Product Manager
United StatesToptal Member Since April 9, 2019

Basil is a product executive with 20+ years of experience in enterprise, consumer, and developer solutions in corporate and startup settings. His particular expertise is centered on general strategy, market analysis, technology selection, and architecture. Basil joined Toptal to share his in-depth and varied experience and expertise on a range of projects.

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Stephen Conn

Freelance API Product Manager
United StatesToptal Member Since March 1, 2019

Stephen is a physician and versatile product manager with extensive startup experience as a founder and software developer. He has expertise in eCommerce, API products, B2B SaaS products, logistics and shipping, and biotech/health technology. Previously he’s worked for venture-backed startups (funded by Union Square Ventures, Bessemer Ventures, Plug and Play), and he recently completed his MD degree at Dartmouth. Stephen enjoys helping founders solve tough analytical problems.

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Fouad El-Qassem

Freelance API Product Manager
United Arab EmiratesToptal Member Since July 18, 2019

Along with launching a variety of successful consumer and business products over the past 20 years, Fouad is a subject matter expert in marketing technologies and customer loyalty programs. With experience in working with local and remote teams, Fouad's leveraged his expertise to lead cross-functional teams of over 30 people delivering products for clients in banking, retail, telecom, travel, and other industries.

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David Britton

Freelance API Product Manager
United StatesToptal Member Since April 3, 2019

Dave takes a customer & hypothesis-driven approach in defining, validating, and scaling compelling products. He's led mobile/web products in fintech, SaaS, eCommerce, adtech, and marketplaces. Skilled in strategy (differentiation, growth, monetization), planning (road maps, GTM, MVP design), and execution (backlog, user stories, pilot management, A/B tests), he's equally comfortable leading teams, talking to users, and analyzing behavioral data.

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Esmar Mesic

Freelance API Product Manager
United Arab EmiratesToptal Member Since December 13, 2018

As a digital product leader with 15 years of experience, Esmar has built and scaled products for Fortune 500 companies and successful startups from Europe, with a focus on experimentation and a hands-on leadership style. He has the ability to make an impact by consistently delivering results that drive growth, increase revenue, and improve customer satisfaction. With his industry-agnostic approach and minimalist philosophy, Esmar can take your digital products to the next level.

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Jeremy Glassenberg

Freelance API Product Manager
United StatesToptal Member Since February 4, 2019

Jeremy has over 12 years of experience in product management at successful startups such as Box and Tradeshift. He managed numerous product initiatives for companies that crossed $1 billion valuations, both full-time and as a consultant. He built and grew product and platform organizations while training colleagues to become PMs. Jeremy is also a lead instructor at Product School and author of their updated curriculum.

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Jeremy Liles

Freelance API Product Manager
United StatesToptal Member Since April 9, 2019

Jeremy has spent 20 years building solutions to complex problems in multiple industries as a technical and product leader. Proficient in the full product development lifecycle, he believes every stage begins with an empathetic understanding of the context and ecosystems in which users live. Jeremy leverages his diverse technical and business background to communicate with all types of stakeholders and get hands-on as necessary (e.g., coding, prototyping, wireframing, creating marketing assets).

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Nathaniel Hendrie

Freelance API Product Manager
United StatesToptal Member Since May 29, 2019

Nathaniel is an experienced product leader with a broad background and experience in marketing, sales, and project management. He focuses on building simple, scalable, and compelling user experiences that drive organizational impact. He can strategize, implement, and measure successful web products, with substantial complexity and technical intricacy, then optimize and build on those products post-release.

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Quinn Ellerbeck

Freelance API Product Manager
CanadaToptal Member Since July 8, 2019

Quinn is a senior product leader with ten years of experience driving the development of new tech products across enterprise and consumer markets, working with both Fortune 100 and startup firms. He brings a versatile skill set that spans product strategy through to detailed, tactical product management, and has led cross-functional teams as large as 30. His product experience includes augmented reality, OS, SaaS, MDM, and mobile apps.

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Malavika Lakireddy

Freelance API Product Manager
IndiaToptal Member Since March 19, 2019

Malavika has 12+ years of experience in product management and engineering roles in MarTech, eCommerce, marketplaces, FinTech, and analytics products. With proven cross-functional leadership in taking products from concept to market covering aspects of monetization, product design, customer development, and go-to-market with globally distributed teams, she's an analytical hands-on PM with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

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Michael Poythress

Freelance API Product Manager
United StatesToptal Member Since March 12, 2019

Michael excels at engineering technology, interacting with colleagues, and at developing processes to solve everyday problems for people and organizations—both large and small. As a proficient Agile product manager and design leader, he has been planning and delivering web and mobile projects for business and end consumers for the past 18 years. He also has extensive experience in strategic architecture and end-to-end solution creation.

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  • How are Toptal API Product Managers different?

    At Toptal, we thoroughly screen our API Product Managers to ensure we only match you with talent of the highest caliber. Of the more than 200,000 people who apply to join the Toptal network each year, fewer than 3% make the cut. You’ll work with product management experts (never generalized recruiters or HR reps) to understand your goals, technical needs, and team dynamics. The end result: expert vetted talent from our network, custom matched to fit your business needs.

  • Can I hire API Product Managers in less than 48 hours through Toptal?

    Depending on availability and how fast you can progress, you could start working with an API Product Manager within 48 hours of signing up.

  • What is the no-risk trial period for Toptal API Product Managers?

    We make sure that each engagement between you and your API Product Manager begins with a trial period of up to two weeks. This means that you have time to confirm the engagement will be successful. If you’re completely satisfied with the results, we’ll bill you for the time and continue the engagement for as long as you’d like. If you’re not completely satisfied, you won’t be billed. From there, we can either part ways, or we can provide you with another expert who may be a better fit and with whom we will begin a second, no-risk trial.

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