John is the Head of Agile Practice for Orbium, and founder / creator of Auspicious Agile, based in Singapore. John has founded two Agile services practices, including for Rally Software in Asia. John is also a contributor to InfoQ on Agile & DevOps, and an author of the ebook “ A Guide to Distributed Agile Framework”. John has over ten years of experience with Agile / Digital methods and coaching. John has taught corporate Agile training, C-Suite / executive education & Agile certification sessions in the US & Asia.
John is a frequent speaker at Agile and industry conferences. He has also taught several university courses in the business and technology space (including Enterprise Agile Scaling at NUS for the Singapore Skills Future initiative). John has worked with numerous Fortune 500 & Global 1000 companies including Disney, JP Morgan, Allianz, Toyota, and Accenture. John has experience with start-ups, entrepreneurial ventures, and working with government clients.
John has a BS degree from UC Irvine, an MBA from UCLA, and a JD from Southwestern Law School. John is a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), SAFe Agilist (SA), Scaled Agile Framework Program Consultant (SPC4), Certified Trainer for the IC Agile Management Track (ICA-APM), the IC Agile DevOps track, and is a contributor to the new Business Agility track certifications.