Ruan Odendaal


Product Owner;, News International

Location: London


Certified Scrum Product Owner


Ruan Odendaal

Focussed & passionate about UX, product development, innovation and prioritisation through business benefits; responsible for ROI.
Particular interest in strategic & tactical business objectives, vision and execution.

• Team development & management
• Product management, analysis, development & delivery
• User Experience Design (UX)
• Web optimisation; A/B testing (Multivariate testing), SEO
• Cloud computing, SaaS & PaaS (Software & Platform as a service)
• Data analytics
• Agile, Scrum, TDD
• Planning and delivery (inc. release planning)
• Engaging and influencing stakeholders; up to board level

• Basic HTML5, CSS3, Java, jQuery
• Experience with Escenic web & content studio CMS
• Jira, Viso

Work experience

News International, Product Owner
April 2011 - Present, London, United Kingdom
Product Owner for News Internationals new start-up: