Karim Harbott


Karim is a seasoned Agile trainer, executive coach, blogger and international conference speaker. He has over a decade of experience helping organisations with Agile transformations. He has worked on some of the most complex anywhere in the world, including many large, financial services organisations, government departments and global consultancies.

His work involves advising organisations on Agile at scale, business agility, leadership development coaching, culture change, and team capability building. He stresses pragmatic, context-appropriate approaches over rigid out-of-the-box solutions. He has held several senior roles in the Agile space including ‘Head of Scaled Agile’ at global strategy consultancy McKinsey & Co where he led the development of their global Agile transformation strategy.

Karim is one of only a handful of people globally to hold both the Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST) and Certified Enterprise Coach® (CEC) status. He is also an ICF Professional Certified Coach® (PCC), Certified Leadership Agility® Coach and Certified LeSS Trainer®, as well as a member of the Board of Directors of the Scrum Alliance.


“Karim delivered an engaging and practical course that has crystallized many things I partially knew and shown me loads of ways that I can improve both myself and my role. I thought the course was fab, probably the best training course I have done. Thank you!”
Hannah Smith – CSPO Course.

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