Mon 12 – Tue 13 Aug 2024 • Melbourne

Mon 12 – Tue 13 Aug 2024 • Melbourne

Rowan Bunning Managing Principal, Scrum WithStyle

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About Rowan Bunning

Rowan Bunning is a globally recognised educator and consultant in Agile product development. He has been managing principal of Scrum WithStyle for over 15 years.

His Agile journey began in 2001 as a software developer adopting eXtreme Programming (XP) before becoming Australia’s first Scrum Master in 2003 and first Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Practitioner (CSP) in 2006. He also played the Product Owner role as Product Manager at a tech. start-up. He was hired as an Agile Coach by the U.K.’s most prominent Agile consultancy in 2007 and became a Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST®) in early 2008. He has delivered well over 500 high impact training courses with certification from Scrum Alliance.

Rowan has spoken at over 20 conferences including 12 in Europe, the USA and NZ. To give back to the Agile community, Rowan has been lead organiser of the Sydney Scrum User Group for most of its 16 year history.

As a scaled Agile consultant, Rowan has guided multi-team Agile adoptions at organisations including the RBA, Westpac, Findex, Bupa, Wargaming, nib, Indue, Transport for NSW, Siemens and Symantec using Scrum, BDD, Kanban, LeSS and more. Most recently Rowan has been Delivery Manager introducing Agile change to the critical systems that settle approximately $220 billion of Australia’s financial transactions each business day.

Rowan is passionate about developing leaders who are skilled at the organisational design choices and leadership behaviours required to simplify their organisation to compete at scale on the basis of agility, innovation and highest customer value.