Marcos Garrido is a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) and Certified Scrum Coach (CSC) with more than 15 year experience in IT projects and has been working with Agile Teams since 2008. As a trainer and Coach, Garrido helps small companies and large corporations to achieve outstanding results when it comes to Agile adoption.
He also teaches Scrum to MBA Students of the Business School at the Catholical University in Rio de Janeiro and Lean Startup, Management 3.0 and Facilitation techniques everywhere else. He's an active member of Lean and Agile community, with strong interest for the challenges of Agile transition, product management and startup's customer development process. Garrido spoke in a number of events around the globe, including major Scrum Gatherings (São Paulo, Munich, Orlando and New Orleans) and the most relevant conferences in Brazil. He's also the chair of the Regional Scrum Gathering Rio 2014.
Besides training, Garrido has strong coaching skills, helping Product Owners, ScrumMasters and Developers to improve their techniques, achieving outstanding results. He holds an MSc in Management and Scrum Alliance's CST, CSC, CSPO, CSD, CSM and CSP and he is an official Management 3.0 facilitator.
Articles I've written
Scrum and the Recession
The world faces one of the worst financial crises in history. Several European countries, the United States, and Japan are already in a state of recession. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) recently stated that the recession will continue to d...