Let's examine what Agile Culture really means, and how companies like Spotify stay agile by breaking all the rules.
Henrik Kniberg is an Agile/Lean coach at Crisp in Stockholm, currently working with Spotify. He enjoys helping companies succeed with both the technical and human sides of software development. During the past 15 years he has been CTO of three Swedish IT companies and helped many more get started with Agile and Lean software development.
Henrik is a former board member of the Agile Alliance and works regularly with Mary Poppendieck, Jeff Sutherland, Alistair Cockburn, and other thought leaders. He is the author of “Scrum and XP from the Trenches” as well as “Kanban and Scrum, Making the Most of Both” and “Lean from the Trenches.” These books are available in over 12 languages, have more than 500,000 readers, and are used as a primary guide to Agile and Lean software development by hundreds of companies worldwide.