Journey towards Successful Agile Scrum
The challenges and opportunities in providing innovation and aligning information technology solutions aligned to a company's business objectives have never been more critical than in the current ever-changing global market. The IT teams are tasked to deliver business value to position the company to continuously enhance quality, timeliness to market and deliver world-class customer-service. This requires an ongoing process improvement journey utilizing practical Agile Scrum methodologies to deliver ongoing value while maintaining a repeatable process to measure and deploy technology enablers for the company.
Overview of the journey
Selling and validating the value with senior management
Creating a new culture of the Scrum teams
Analysis of new roles and responsibilities including IT management team
Metrics and Continuous Improvement Model
Chief Information Officer
QTC Management - A Leidos Company
Nader Nemati is a proven executive with more than 30 years of expanding operations, sales, information technology, mergers / acquisitions and product management roles in Fortune-50, mid-market and start-up companies. Nader was the co-founder and CEO of CompuNet eBusiness Group, Inc., a successful and profitable software development and consulting company based in Irvine, CA. The company was focused on hospitality and retail solutions later acquired by one of the largest global enterprise application companies called Epicor Software, where he started the Global Hospitality vertical which expanded into one of the largest hospitality practices and solution offerings. Nader has also been an advisory board member for several midmarket manufacturing, hospitality and IT services companies resulting in several billion dollars in merger and acquisition transactions.
Nader’s current role is the Chief Information Officer at QTC – Leidos where he has been a key executive team member in the growth and acquisition of QTC initially by Lockheed Martin resulting in the launch of the initial Lockheed Martin Healthcare division and subsequent merger into Leidos, the largest IT government contracting company with combined revenues over $10B.
Nader has also held management level positions at several previous Fortune 50 companies including Sears & Roebuck and AlliedSignal in all major geographical regions around the world and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and a Masters of Business Administration degree in Management Information Systems. He also serves as a volunteer with SCORE working with The Small Business Administration (SBA) helping business owners align their objectives with key technologies. Nader is also a board member with California State University Los Angeles School of Engineering, Computer Science and Technology helping many first generation college attendees.