Andy Murthar

  

Scrummaster, Centrica

Location: Staines England UK


Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

Andy Murthar has a background in Engineering Quality Control and Project Management (Lean, Kanban, JIT)

Andy moved into the IT Sector 17 years ago and progressed from Helpdesk retraining through to Network infrastructure Project Management and on to Software Development project management.

 Andy completed his CSM training in 2006 in Copenhagen with Jens Ostergaard and Jeff Sutherland.

 Andy introduced and implemented Agile with Scrum practices to the development environment of a large timeshare company between 2006/2009. During this time acceptance as CSP was attained. 

Andy Introduced and implemented Agile with Scrum into and Educational trust(SSAT) in early 2010.

Andy was ScrumMaster at Easyjet where he re-introduced the  Scrum framework and grew the development teams within a step change program with the aim of Easyjet becoming a centre of excellence in Scrum/XP practices.Working with Product Owners and stakeholders to manage and deliver Value driven product. 

Andy then became Scrummaster at Centrica working on £300m catalyst project to transition to Sap. The project incorporated 28 teams, some of which were offshore. Coaching Agile scaling at project level.

Andy is now Senior Coach at Credit Suisse involved in large process harmonisation project. Coaching, management and coaches in best practice value driven delivery.

Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
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Work experience

Credit Suisse, Senior Coach
March 2012 - Present, London, United Kingdom
Coaching/Training Management and Coaches Coaching Product owners Creating sustainability Harmonising frameworks and processes with Governance and finance

Centrica, Scrummaster
March 2011 - March 2012, Staines, United Kingdom

Scrummaster on catalyst project. working with two teams on casm sales 1 to transition to Sap

EasyJet, Scrummaster
June 2010 - March 2011, Luton, United Kingdom

Scrummaster to fix scrum process and grow scrum teams and overall project processes alongside a step programme to introduce engineering best practices within agile guidelines.

Oyster IMS, Scrummaster
February 2010 - June 2010, London, United Kingdom

Contracted to introduce agile with scrum to SSAT educational trust. Within a development department across CRM and Web.

Tensel (resort properties), Scrummaster
November 2005 - October 2009, , Tenerife, Spain

Early adopter of Scrum practices as a Scrummaster in a dev dept with 2 teams across ERP and web systems