Felix Rüssel

  

CEO, Felix Rüssel Consulting

Location: Frankfurt, Germany

+49-176-780-12121

Biography

Felix Rüssel

Working as consultant and coach for agile methods. Experience with agile processes since 2002.

Experienced project manager (multiple projects, international/distributed, agile/traditional) with strong focus on processes and process improvements.
Strong knowledge of sales and marketing.

With my experience I am helping companies that want to use or scale agile methods and must meet specific standards for reporting, controlling and budgeting. Helping companies to create a outsourcing strategy, e.g. by nearshore outsourcing in combination with agile processes.

Project review and rescue.

Work experience

Felix Rüssel Consulting, CEO
March 2010 - Present, Frankfurt, Germany
Consultant and coach for agile processes. Focus areas: Helping companies to improve their (agile) processes and supporting companies with their sourcing efforts, helping them to build real agile distributed teams. Implementation of scaled agile programs with up to 100 people (agile program management, agile portfolio management).

PTV AG, Project Manager & Product Owner
February 2007 - March 2011, Karlsruhe, Germany
Project Manager for several international projects. Worked as Scrum Product Owner (Multi-Project-Scrum). Involved in process re-engineering (project management). Organization of training sessions for key personnel. Contact person for subsidiaries (Australia, North America, France). Coordination of contractors/suppliers. Internet- and Intranet application development, GIS, traffic model development.

Infosys Technologies Ltd., Programmer Analyst
December 2005 - February 2006, Stuttgart, Select a State, United States
Working onsite (Germany) as "offshore proxy".

FIZ Karlsruhe, Software Engineer
October 2002 - November 2005, Karlsruhe, Germany
Worked as Software Engineer in project sponsered by the German ministry of education and research. Creating a portal from scratch. Responsible for requirements gathering, system architecture, design and implementation. Introduced Scrum-like approach for the project.

Interactive Objects, IT Consultant
October 2000 - June 2002, Freiburg, Germany
IT consultant for model driven architecture (MDA) and J2EE. Model Driven Architecture (MDA), Java Enterprise, Architecture, Convergent Engineering, modern system architectures. Worked for several customers including major banks.