Nicola Dourambeis

  

Director of Agile Delivery, Salesforce.com

Location: San Francisco, CA


Certifications

Certified Scrum Product Owner
Certified ScrumMaster

Biography

 

Nicola Dourambeis is Director of Agile Delivery at salesforce.com, where she is responsible for the agile program for the 1000 person Technology and Products organization, encompassing more than 100 teams. She is a Certified ScrumMaster, a Certified Scrum Product Owner and Certified Scrum Practioner.

 

Nicola Dourambeis has worked in technology delivery since the early dotcom days as a project manager and consultant. She’s managed projects that run the gamut from disorganized start-up chaos, to waterfall to different flavors of Agile (Scrum, XP, Lean).  For the last eight years, Nicola has focused her work as an Agile Project Manager and Coach, specializing in organizational change. She has consulted in the US and UK through ThoughtWorks and independently with companies as diverse as British Telecom, Siemens Medical, LL Bean, Progressive Insurance and Royal Bank of Scotland. Nicola was also a large contributor to Yahoo!'s agile adoption, converting one of their most popular product teams to distributed Agile.  She is a frequent conference speaker.