He has over 10 years of experience using Agile methodologies – Scrum, Kanban, XP, and SAFe. He led agile product teams within IT/IS domain and Financial services, Banking, Life Insurance, Property and Casualty Insurance, Mortgage Insurance, Retail, Consulting, Logistics/Transportation, and Manufacturing industries. He has worked with the Leadership and Management at the strategy level and with stakeholders at the implementation level. Lead organizational change through the introduction and adoption of Agile values, principles and practices. He trained, coached and empowered executives, managers and development teams to frequently deliver improvements that provide value to the business served.
Mr. Thakkar is conducting both public and private classes in the following areas:
- Scaled Agile - SA, SP, SSM, SASM, SPOPM
- Agility4All - CAC
- Lean Kandban University - TKP, KMP1, KMP
Mr. Thakkar is an Agility4All Accredited Trainer, LeanKanban University Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT), SAFe Program Consultant (SPC), Agile Certified Coach (ICP-ACC), Agile Team Facilitator (ICP-ATF), Certified Agile Leader (CAL I), Agility Health Facilitator (AHF), Certified Disciplined Agilist (CDA), Scaled Professional Scrum (SPS), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), and Certified Scrum Professional (CSP). Additionally he holds TKP, KMP, PMP, PgMP, PfMP, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC, ITIL Expert, and CSSGB credentials. Mr. Thakkar has a Master of Science degree in Project Management from the George Washington University.
|Kanban System Design - Kanban Management Professional - (KMP I)||19-Jan-2019|
|Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) Workshop||12-Sep-2018|
|Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) Workshop||05-May-2018|
|Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) Workshop||14-Apr-2018|
|Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) Workshop||24-Mar-2018|