PROFILE

SUMMARY

Håkan has worked as a coach for more than 10 years.

Besides Agile/Scrum Master certification and Lean Leader education he carries a Master´s Degree in Chemical/Administrative Science and he is also a certified IT Architect and Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.

He is specialist in leading/coaching teams to establish structures to gain improved quality and productivity.

During his professional years Håkan has gained a lot experience of multi-cultural collaborations.

Specialties:
Value Stream Mapping
Scaled Agile
Specification by Example
Release Planning
User Story Mapping
Team building

EXPERIENCE

Neonode

2015 September - Present

Agile Coach

Stockholm , SWEDEN

Establishing physical and virtual processes aiming for continuous delivery. Coaching teams to learn an adapt agile ways-of-working .

Limetta AB

2014 October - Present

Agile Coach

Stockholm , SWEDEN

Analyzing and updating the complete value stream in preparation for agile transformation. Coaching a pilot project to learn and adapt agile ways-of-working.

Scania

2015 January - Present

Agile Coach

Sodertalje , SWEDEN

Coaching a scaled agile set up consisting of +25 people in 4 teams and additional scaled agile project set ups and +10 teams of various sizes. Establishing physical and virtual processes to bring business and IT tighter together aiming for continuous delivery.

Ericsson

2013 September - 2013 December

Lean and Agile Coach

Lund , SWEDEN

Ericsson Modem Product Development Coached the Swedish part of an world wide agile transformation project, involving two European, one Chinese and one Indian site, all together more than 70 cross-functional teams. The co-located 16 Swedish teams (120 individuals) were being trained and coached in establishing trust, managing conflict, backlog refinement, Scrum and Kanban. Team maturity was evaluated in accordance with an agreed assessment. Coaching took all teams to level 3 - 4 of a 5 grade maturity scale.

Construction Software Center Europe AB

2013 September - 2013 September

Lean and Agile Instructor

Stockholm , SWEDEN

Acted as lean and agile instructor and trained managers, agile coaches and scrum masters of the European organization, all together 10 individuals. The training covered, value stream mapping, delegation poker, release planning with user stories, product delivery with Scrum and product enhancement with Kanban.

TeliaSonera

2012 September - 2013 June

Lean and Agile Coach

Stockholm , SWEDEN

TeliaSonera, Product and Process Development (1) I coached a product development team, i.e. implementing a customer insight/agile product development process. Starting with business model canvas, continuing with product vision, customer journey, story mapping and ending with a product backlog and a release plan. In addition, I also coached a requirements management and a project assessment team. This first part did also include lean/agile training, 15 times 4 hours and 250 trained individuals in Sweden and Finland. (2) The second part was to pilot the established customer insight/agile development process. I coached 3 scaled projects with multiple scrum teams, introduced the teams to agile techniques and led the agile ceremonies/workshops in initial sprints before handed-over to Scrum Master. This second part also included initiation of user stories, requirements mgmt tools and creation of bespoke visual/virtual boards.

Arbetsförmedlingen

2014 October - 2015 January

Agile Coach

Stockholm , SWEDEN

Coached a scaled team set up consisting of +25 people divided in 4 teams. Analyzed the value stream, identified bottlenecks and introduced improvements, such as, user-centric requirements a.k.a. user stories, shorter release cycles. Introduced done criteria and an electronic backlog tool.

AstraZeneca

2000 October - 2004 December

IS Quality Manager

Sodertalje , SWEDEN

Established, implemented and maintained a Quality Management System based upon ISO 9000/15288 and complying with PMI, corporate standard and regulatory legislation.

Softhouse

2013 November - 2014 September

Agile Coach

Stockholm , SWEDEN

Softhouse Agile Certification Acting as instructor for Softhouse agile certification covering the five dysfunction of a team, the complete product life cycle; how to get product viability using lean startup, release planning with user stories, product delivery with Scrum and product enhancement with Kanban. Learning Tree Also, acting as instructor for requirements management and agile project management, which is a brilliant match since agile methodologies combine feature-driven planning with user-centric requirements management.

Enghouse Interactive Northern Europe AB

2013 November - 2013 November

Lean and Agile Instructor

Stockholm , SWEDEN

Acted as lean and agile instructor trained 40 individuals and covering the five dysfunctions of a team, release planning with user stories, product delivery with Scrum and product enhancement with Kanban.

Bostadsförmedlingen i Stockholm AB

2013 January - 2013 December

Lean and Agile Instructor

Stockholm County , SWEDEN

Acted as lean and agile instructor and trained two teams; all together 15 individuals during four sessions. The training covered, value stream mapping, release planning with user stories, product delivery with Scrum and product enhancement with Kanban.

AstraZeneca

2009 January - 2012 August

Global Lean and Agile Coach

Sodertalje , SWEDEN

Led a Lean Team and established/maintained a Lean Room with visual boards and rules supporting a global project delivery value stream. Built and implemented a global Agile Framework across AstraZeneca R&D. Coached projects (10+) and mentored a global agile coach network (10+). Lead global improvement projects (5+).

AstraZeneca

2005 January - 2009 December

Regional Process Coach

Sodertalje , SWEDEN

Created and implemented a Process Framework (RUP/ITIL) in the Swedish region. Coaching (50+) projects and mentoring coach network (10+).

Pharmacia & Upjohn

1996 January - 1999 February

Quality Coordinator

Stockholm , SWEDEN

Established a regional Quality Management System covering aseptic filling, lyophilization, packaging, water for injection, internal audit, QC labs etc.

Ventyx, an ABB company

2013 February - 2013 February

Lean and Agile Analyst

Västerås , SWEDEN

Performed interviews and compiled an agile transformation plan.

Pharmacia & Upjohn

1999 February - 2000 October

Validation Lead

Strangnas , SWEDEN

Established a process, automation and cleaning validation concept used to validate complex biotechnology facilities.

Telenor Sverige AB

2013 December - 2014 February

Agile Coach

Karlskrona , SWEDEN

Analysed how to best set up and run an agile transformation in an service oriented environment managed by a third party. Initiated relevant agile training and developed the first version of a bespoke agile delivery process. Finally, I created an agile transformation plan.

PROJECTS

Skills

  • Project Management
  • Project Portfolio Management
  • Quality Management
  • RUP
  • Scrum
  • SDLC
  • Six Sigma
  • Process Simulation
  • UML
  • Computer System Validation
  • Cleaning Validation
  • Agile Project Management
  • Agile Testing
  • Business Analysis
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Quality Assurance
  • Auditing
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Process Improvement
  • Business Process
  • Change Management
  • CMMI
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Documentation
  • Process Improvement
  • ITIL
  • Team Leadership
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • User Acceptance Testing
  • Agile Methodologies

EDUCATION

  • Bergska Skolan

    1981-1984

    Natural Sciences

  • Karlstad University

    1987-1991

    Master of Science, Chemistry and Administrative Science

CERTIFICATION

  • IT Architect
  • Lean Leader
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
  • Professional Scrum Master I
  • Lead Auditor
  • Agile Foundation
  • Certified Scrum'n'Agile Master