Business improvement professional with experience of management and coaching in senior roles and a background in software development. I am intensely passionate about embracing modern management methodologies including Lean Kanban, Agile and strengths-based leadership. I am motivated to learn continuously, research and work in the introduction, or improvement, of Agile practices to companies, that lead to the establishment of thriving and engaged Agile organisations.
I have worked with large private and public sector organisations such as The Scottish Government, Credit Suisse, Capita, Student Loans Company, NHS Choices, University of Kent or P&O Ferries.
I am the Chair of the BCS Agile Methods Specialist Group and the chair of the London Lean Kanban Day (LLKD) and Playcamp UK conferences. I am the lead creator of the BCS Agile Foundation Certificate (official syllabus, exam questions and training materials).
As an experienced Agile Coach and Trainer, I am an Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT), a certified APMG AgilePM Trainer, a Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), a DSDM Advanced Practitioner, a BCS Agile Trainer and an Innovation Games Collaboration Architect.