Hugo Messer is a successful entrepreneur with tremendous experience running distributed (software development) teams. For ten years he has been running Bridge Global, a fully distributed offshore software company with developers all over the world. Based on these experiences he has developed a method for distributed teams to collaborate better. To teach this method, he organizes regular workshops. He has written 6 books about managing remote teams. Recently he set up Ekipa.co, a global market place for software teams.