Cornelius Engelbrecht


Scrum Master & Agile coach, Volkswagen Bank/VWFS

Location: London


Certified Scrum Professional
Certified Scrum Product Owner
Certified ScrumMaster


I have 14 years of IT experience working on a wide range of technologies. Having successfully implement software using Agile Scrum, and being certified as an Agile Scrum Master, I would like to use my experience to help promote the Scrum framework to the IT community.

Work experience

Volkswagen Financial Services (part of VW Bank Germany), Agile Coach & Scrum Master
April 2013 - Present, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Helping VWFS with their transition into agile. Coaching the Product owner, scrum teams, analysts, stakeholders, upper management on Scrums Values, principals & best practices.

Betfair, Agile Coach & Scrum master
November 2011 - December 2012, London, United Kingdom
Agile coach & Scrum master, Scrum Master
March 2011 - November 2011, Reading, United Kingdom

Scrum Master for multiple teams at Yell, the teams so far are:

1) Search team, who develop & improve yell's website search algorithm and methods using technologies such as Java EE, Xquery, etc.

2) Packages team, who develop & improve on yell's customer service & marketing side, using technologies such as SAP R/3 & VB

Charles Tyrwhitt, Analyst/Developer & Certified ScrumMaster
February 2001 - March 2011, London, United Kingdom

Charles Tyrwhitt is an online/mail-order/retail-store clothing retailer. My job-role at Charles Tyrwhitt has evolved from an IT Network engineer on a 350 to 500 user network, linked via VPN to several of our retail branches (located in UK, USA & France), to a Developer/Systems Analyst on a CRM package, and a Certified Agile Scrum master.