Lasse Koskela

  

Principal Coach and Trainer, Reaktor

Location: Helsinki, Finland


Certifications

Certified Scrum Trainer
Certified Scrum Professional
Certified ScrumMaster
Certified Scrum Product Owner
Registered Education Provider

My Courses

Certified ScrumMaster®
2-3 September, 2014
Location: Helsinki, Finland

Certified Scrum Product Owner®
16-17 September, 2014
Location: Helsinki, Finland

Biography

Lasse Koskela works as a coach, trainer, consultant and programmer, spending his days helping clients and colleagues at Reaktor create successful software products. He has trenched in a variety of software projects ranging from enterprise applications to middleware products developed for an equally wide range of domains. In the recent years, Lasse has delivered dozens of training courses and mentoring client teams on-site, helping them improve their performance and establish a culture of continuous learning. Aside from consulting leaders and managers, Lasse enjoys programming and works frequently hands-on with software teams, most recently around mobile technologies.

In his spare time, Lasse hacks on open source projects and writes about software development. He's published a book on Test Driven Development (Test Driven; Manning Publications; 2007) and unit testing (Effective Unit Testing; Manning Publications; 2013). He is one of the pioneers of the Finnish agile community and speaks frequently at international conferences.

Organizations I Train Through

Approved Courses

CSD

  • Reaktor Agile Developer (Technical)
  • 5 Day Boot Camp (Intro, Elective, Technical)

Extended Education

  • CST Extended Education Course

CSM

  • Certified ScrumMaster

CSPO

  • Certified Scrum Product Owner

Work experience

Reaktor, Principal Coach and Trainer
July 2005 - Present, Helsinki, Finland

Lasse Koskela works as a coach, trainer, consultant and programmer, spending his days helping clients and colleagues at Reaktor create successful software products. He has trenched in a variety of software projects ranging from enterprise applications to middleware products developed for an equally wide range of domains.

Accenture Technology Solutions, Agile evangelist
February 2002 - June 2005, Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland
Software engineer and an agile evangelist for the Finnish technology branch of Accenture's professional services.