Michael Chiu has worked in the software development field for more than 20 years in a variety of industries; Finance, GIS, Health Care, Telecommunications, Mobile Communications and Accounting. He has progressed in his career from a programmer to the Software System Architect. For the past 13 years, he has focused on managing software development projects. He has been designated as exemplifying the "Best Practice" by one of his previous companies for his project management skills, and was awarded the "Best Employee" by another company. He holds a Bachelor degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the University of Bristol, and holds an MBA from Cardiff University. Besides being a MSP Practitioner and PMP, Michael is also a Sun Certified Java Developer and a Certified Scrum Professional. Michael currently works in Canada as a Senior R&D Manager and ScrumMaster/Practitioner for a publicly held UK company. The training in Scrum helps him to execute and implement the product roadmap by developing software to meet the ever changing requirements in a flexible and agile way.