Jon McNestrie

Jon is a passionate advocate of Agile Software Delivery with substantial practical experience as a lead developer, Scrum Master, project manager, and software consultant for a variety of clients in the financial and IT services sectors as well as in the public sector.

Originally from a consultancy background to large investment banks and asset managers, Jon remains a very hands on lead developer as well as an Agile coach, consultant and trainer, with significant experience of leading large development teams to deliver complex products and transformations!

Jon will be leading agil8 courses in North East England for us, where he is also the founder of Agile North East, a Scrum Alliance affiliated Meetup group. He continues to drive the forum and contribute content. Jon is a massive fan of hands on learning in the form of games and exercises and can always be found playing with Lego.

Areas of Proficiency:

  • Pragmatic approach to Agile coaching
  • Hands on learning evangelist
  • Scrum, Kanban, XP
  • Team Building and Facilitation

Relevant Training and Certifications:

  • Certified Scrum Professional
  • Certified Scrum Master
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner
  • Lego Serious Play trained facilitator

John teaches the Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) and Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)  training.

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