Maria Gutierrez is VP of Engineering at Edinburgh-based FreeAgent, one of the UK's largest and most popular online accounting software providers. Maria has 18 years of experience in the software industry. She previously worked at LivingSocial leading globally distributed teams, and at Adobe where she worked in the developer technologies group. Maria is one of the Directors of the WomenWhoCode Edinburgh network. WomenWhoCode is a global non-profit dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers.