An experienced software industry professional and Agile evangelist, driven to work with high-energy teams on high profile projects. Twenty years' industry experience; ten years in software project/team management, where the last seven years have been focused on delivering projects in an Agile environment. Worked in a consulting capacity on a number of engagements in addition to managing software project delivery for a global information services company. A wealth of experience managing end-clients and business owners as well as efficiently organising distributed software teams in EU, USA and Asia. A specialist in managing complex and high profile software projects. Relishes a challenge, enjoys working with talented people and is driven to succeed every time. A Computer Science graduate of Cardiff University, a chartered member of the British Computer Society (MBCS and CITP), a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and a registered PRINCE2 Practitioner. Specialties: • Agile Software Development Management / Project Management (Certified Scrum Master) • Full SDLC experience • Ability to build and manage project teams to implement and launch digital products in record time • Software Engineering methodologies, tools and best practices, including team formation and coaching • Broad knowledge and experience of Database / Application / Web / Mobile / Network Technologies • Management of suppliers, vendors and near-shore / off-shore teams
Golf, cycling, travel, listening to/playing a wide variety of music, spending time with family.