Florian is a trainer and a consultant in project management with a strong focus on Agile methodologies. Prior to dedicating himself to consultancy, he worked as a Partner Program Manager for Microsoft Corporation, responsible with creating and implementing the partner programs for over four thousand software companies. Before joining Microsoft, he was involved in a software start-up specialized in business intelligence and data management.
He has a degree in business administration and a master in corporate communications. Florian holds the following certifications: PMP (Project Management Professional, Project Management Institute), CSM (Certified Scrum Master), PMI-ACP (Agile Certified Professional, Project Management Institute), Prince2 Practitioner (UK Office of Government Commerce), MVP (Most Valuable Professional on Microsoft Project, Microsoft Corporation), MCTS (Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist on Managing Projects, Microsoft Corporation).
Rolf Consulting, Managing Partner
July 2011 - Present, Munich, Bavaria, Germany
Project management consulting and training focusing on Agile methodologies, Microsoft Project and PMOs maturity. Serving customers in France, Germany, Eastern Europe and Asia. Activities and responsibilities include consulting, delivering trainings and managing the day-to-day business operations.
Management of a team of developers to produce project management software (add-ons, modules, reporting, etc).
Microsoft Corporation, Partner Program Manager
July 2006 - June 2011,
Managed different project and programs for Microsoft and for software companies partnering with Microsoft. As almost 60% of partners were software development companies, all projects were built on agile methodologies.