With over 20 years' experience in IT, project and programme management, Gillian’s role at Assurity focuses on challenging the way organisations deliver their software projects to enhance the value from IT investments.
She understands how to develop game-changing approaches which combine the right tools, active stakeholder management and a Lean thinking, Agile approach to delivery. Above all, she has the leadership experience to provide the confidence clients need to engage in change.
Gillian manages the most important resource in an IT environment – the people – and is comfortable running multiple client or mixed staff projects. She helps bridge the gap that might exist between technology and non-technology business teams. Her informal and open work style promotes the development of a ‘can-do’ environment for clients and other team members.
Gillian is a certified Scaled Agile Framework Program Consultant (SPC), Cognitive Edge Advanced Practitioner, Scrum Master (CSM), Scrum Practitioner (CSP), Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) and an Advanced Kanban for Software Engineering practitioner trained by David Anderson. Gillian is a leading Agile advocate in NZ and a popular speaker at various events. She is also a founder member of the Agile Professional Network and provides Lean / Agile coaching and mentoring services to many clients.
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