Gunther Verheyen at Techorama 2016
Gunther Verheyen is a seasoned Scrum practitioner. He shepherds Professional Scrum through Scrum.org and represents Scrum.org and Scrum co-creator Ken Schwaber in Europe.
Gunther ventured into IT and software development after graduating in 1992. His Agile journey started with eXtreme Programming and Scrum in 2003. Years of dedication followed, years in which he was involved in Scrum in diverse circumstances. As from 2010 Gunther became the inspiring force behind some large-scale enterprise transfor-mations.
Gunther left consulting in 2013 to partner with Ken Schwaber, Scrum co-creator, at Scrum.org. He is Professional Scrum Trainer, shepherds the 'Professional Scrum' series, works with Scrum.org's global network of Professional Scrum Trainers. He is co-creator to Agility Path and the Nexus framework for Scaled Professional Scrum.
In 2013 Gunther published the acclaimed book "Scrum – A Pocket Guide (a smart travel companion)". Ken Schwaber recommends his book as 'the best description of Scrum currently available' and 'an extraordinarily competent book'.
When not travelling for Scrum and professionalism, Gunther lives and works in Antwerp (Belgium).
Read more of his musings on Scrum on his personal blog, http://guntherverheyen.com.