Xavier Warzee

  

Agile Coach, Co-chair "Scrum Gathering Paris 2013", Founder & CEO, Scrum Conseil

Location: Paris, France

06-43-23-20-11

Certifications

Certified Scrum Professional
Certified ScrumMaster

Groups I belong to

France

Biography

Xavier Warzee started his carreer in 1989 working on Object-Oriented Technologies (modeling, database, languages, ...) and on design & simulation of complex systems in european projects (EEC) and R&D projects. In 2001, Xavier joined Valtech to work as an architect on Internet/Web projects (Java, J2EE, XML, EAI, SOA, ...) and as an agile leader helping customers to adopt agile practices and associated tools. In 2008, Xavier joined Microsoft to help partners and customers to adopt agile solutions. Xavier published several papers about complex system design and agile practices (Agile 2008). In 2010, Xavier has been elected President of French Scrum User Group and was a co-founder of the French Agile Institut. In 2011, Xavier joined Palo IT as CTO to help organizations in their agile transformation, to help organizations to adopt social, mobil, geolocalization and bigdata technologies. Xavier recently launched a new company, Scrum Conseil, to increase its focus on Scrum.

Work experience

French Scrum User Group, President
June 2010 - Present, Paris, France

- grew the french Scrum community from 300 to 2000 members

- chair of the Scrum Day 2011, 2012 and 2013

- facilitated the actions of the board first as Product Owner of the French Scrum User Group association during 3 years by building a Backlog of actions and working with the board members to deliver values to the community and sponsors (12) in terms of events, communication (Newsletter, wiki, Twitter) and social networks (Facebook, LinkedIn, Meetup).

- grew the number of annual sponsors from 6 to 12 including a large media company, France TV, the first Scrum User company to become a sponsor!

- convinced IBM, Microsoft and now HP to join or stay sponsor 

- manage a budget of 90 K€ (US$ 120K)

- worked with media, 01net, Developpez.com, Dunod, ...

- co-chair of the Scrum Gathering Paris :-)

Scrum Conseil, Founder & CEO,
August 2013 - Present, Paris, France

To promote Scrum and other practices like Innovation Games to change the world of work!