Geoffrey Etwein

  

Agile coach / Product Owner eBanking, EFG Bank

Location: Geneva


Certifications

Certified Scrum Professional
Certified ScrumMaster
Certified Scrum Product Owner

Biography

Geoffrey Etwein is an IT professional since more than 15 years. He is also a member of the agile Swiss community.

Enthusiastic about the "Agile thinking", convinced by the new management practices, eager to learn and understand, proud father, perpetual student, happiness therapist, bon vivant.


Certified Scrum Master and Product Owner, he works today as an Agile coach for a financial company in Switzerland.

 

Work experience

EFG Bank, Agile coach / Product Owner
November 2012 - Present, Geneva, Switzerland

In that company I'm Product Owner and Agile Coach

Product owner of an eBusiness solution for clients and relationship officer. With this role I have to meet stakeholders and define needs. Working with our Scrum Master and our offshore development team we define the sprints and releases. 

As Agile Coach, I'm ensure that agile pratcices and more especialy Scrum are respected. I do often some presentations to introduce or refresh some key informations about Scrum.

I also implemented the ScrumBan for two other teams and I helped them be focused on what is important for them with this new way of working.

I've started here as a Agile Business Analyst.

blue infinity, Senior consultant
August 2010 - October 2012, Geneva, Switzerland

Scrum Master for several fixed price projects.

From my senior consultant position I helped my client, a private swiss bank, to improve some internal business processes and we developped some collaborative solutions to manage ressources and share KPI. 

All those missions have been done using agile practices and mainly Scrum, but not only. 

Hardis, Project manager
June 1998 - June 2010, Paris, France

I start there as a trainee with developping Adelia CASE for supply chain solutions.

Then I Became project manager and I start using agile practices clumsily Because it was my own decision not supported by my company.

Main mission was to lead web project such as:

  Nuclear waste management for a french institution

 Teaching tool holder for a french institution of security industry and related engineer school

 A web tool to help security engineer to check safety of Machine tool

 Business management and marketing for breeding genetics for the poultry industry worldwide, multi internationnal vouchers services, retail banking and buildings materials

Articles I've written

Scrum Is Already Out There
When some people talk about the future of Agile approaches, and Scrum in particular, they consider the spread of Scrum outside of IT. To properly accompany the Agile transition to another world, I think that asking how to move Agile outward from I...