PROFILE

SUMMARY

Skilled and experienced agile practitioner working as Agile Coach.

I am training, coaching and supporting individuals, teams and organizations in their transition to being agile and in improving the foundations for being agile.

I am offering training, coaching and support to people and organizations new to agile as well as to people and organizations already being agile wanting to improve their agile skills with improved working environments, improved product quality and improved project predictability.


My core competences are:

Agile (with special focus on DSDM, Scrum and Kanban)
? Experienced as Agile Coach
? Experienced as ScrumMaster
? Certified "Agile Foundation – Team Leader Focus"? (DSDM)
? Certified Scrum Product Owner
? Experienced in coaching and supporting scrum teams in understanding the basic agile principles and to build up their own way of working with best possible output for the team and for the company
? Experienced as facilitator for agile presentations and agile workshops

Managing
? Development of employees and cross-functional teams with focus on employees performance, daily work life and well being
? Coordinating projects and people across different locations (countries)
? Working with and coaching employees and by that achieve best possible performance for the individual and for the team

Leading Projects
? Certified Prince2 Foundation & Practitioner
? Controlling and leading projects and project teams to defined goals International experience
? Experience as leader for distributed teams across cultures and timezones
? General experience in working and co-operating in an international environment

Career paths:
? Agile Coach
? ScrumMaster
? Scrum Product Owner
? People manager/Line manager
? Supporting and developing the setup and the daily work for agile teams and stakeholders
? Project leader for complex software projects

EXPERIENCE

Plan A

2015 September - Present

Agile Coach

Copenhagen , DENMARK

CLK

2001 September - 2004 January

Consultant and partner

Copenhagen , DENMARK

Project planning consultancy services with focus on Microsoft Project ? Consulting in project planning ? Class room training in Microsoft Project ? Software addons to Microsoft Project developed on consultant basis

Nokia Danmark

2009 June - 2011 May

Agile coach and Scrum Master

Copenhagen , DENMARK

? Coaching and supporting teams to be agile and to follow a scrum setup ? Defining general agile structures and agile processes in Nokia Denmark ? Faciltating and main driver for "Agile Days" and corresponding workshops for Nokia Denmark ? Scrum Master

Nokia Danmark

2009 June - 2012 May

Project Leader

Copenhagen , DENMARK

Cross country project group located in Denmark, Finland and China. ? Innovation project with the objective to investigate and define new concepts to mobile phone users in emerging markets (The BRIICA countries; Brazil, Russia, India, Indonesia, China and Africa) ? User study in India ? Investigating how to expand mobile internet to emerging markets

Nokia Danmark

2008 June - 2009 July

Manager for specialist team, Software Architecture

Copenhagen , DENMARK

Team conisting of highly skilled software architects with focus on guidance and support for the UI software teams in Nokia Copenhagen.´ Main responsibilites for the team: ? Ensuring the software platform strategy and architecture goals are aligned with the global architecture defined by the Architect Management Group ? Define architecture and interfaces for new development ? Evaluating 3'rd party device management solutions ? Consultance support for outsourcing activities ? Classroom training

Nokia Danmark

2009 July - 2010 November

Manager and Scrum Product Owner for software team

Copenhagen , DENMARK

Team consisting of software developers. The purpose and the main resonsibility for the team: ? Implementing usability improvements in Nokia middle range phones in every component where it is needed

Nokia Danmark

2009 July - 2010 November

Manager for specialist team, Usabilty design and usability test

Copenhagen , DENMARK

Cross country team divided in Denmark, Finland and UK. Team consisting of Usability specialists. Main responsibilities for the team: ? Supporting UX designers when user involvement is needed in their design processes ? Providing objective usability support by helping designers to plan, arrange, moderate, and analyse usability evaluations ? Managing and maintaining Usability Lab facilities ? Benchmarking competitor products ? Define and prioritize usability issues which needs to be improved ? Driving local user panels ? Empower user centered design within Nokia

Eusopæiske Rejseforsikring

1995 July - 1996 August

Administrative

Copenhagen , DENMARK

DBC

2013 January - 2015 September

Scrum Master

Copenhagen, , DENMARK

? ScrumMaster for two cross functional development teams ? Responsible for the agile processes in DBC (internally known as "DBC Agile"). Making sure the defined processes are followed and making sure the processes constantly are being improved ? In our developed software we have working unit tests (in some cases implemented through TDD) and integration tests needed for continuous integration ? We are working on having continuous deployment as a part of our development process. Our current goal is to have continuous deployment implemented during 2015

Nokia Danmark

2011 February - 2012 December

Manager and Product Owner for dynamic software team

Copenhagen , DENMARK

Leading R&D team during the termination period of Nokia Denmark. Main focus on: ? Finalizing current team tasks ? Handover of team responsibilities to colleagues in other countries and outsourcing to external companies ? Managing the team and the people in the special circumstances where everyone knew Nokia Denmark is terminating

Nokia Danmark

2007 April - 2008 June

Senior Software Developer

Copenhagen , DENMARK

Working independently with software for Nokia S40 products Some of my focus areas: ? Implementing and maintaining the user interface for DRM for Nokia mobile phones ? Supporting the development and the maintenance in several areas related to the user interface for Nokia mobile phones

Nokia Denmark

2003 April - 2007 April

Software Developer

Copenhagen , DENMARK

Working independently with software for Nokia S40 products ? Implementing software in different areas related to the user interface for Nokia mobile phones

PROJECTS

Skills

  • Usability Testing
  • System Architecture
  • Project Implementation
  • Kanban
  • Team Management
  • Mobile Technology
  • Software Project Management
  • Strategy
  • User Interface
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Agile Project Management
  • Software Development
  • Mobile Devices
  • Embedded Software
  • Project Planning
  • Scrum
  • Testing
  • Mobile Applications
  • Architecture
  • Embedded Systems
  • Software Engineering
  • Mobile Communications
  • Outsourcing
  • Software Design
  • Telecommunications
  • Usability

EDUCATION

  • Copenhagen Business School

    2005-2007

    HD, part one, Business Administration

  • Danmarks Tekniske Universitet

    1996-2002

    M.Sc, Engineering

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