About GRETEL DARBY
Gretel is a certified and experienced Agile practitioner. She enjoys bringing diverse teams together to continuously deliver better in complex environments. She starts with understanding the vision and desired outcomes and then through collaboration creates innovative solutions to customer and business problems.
She has extensive experience as a Product Manager and Product Owner. As a result of being involved in one of the most successful Agile adoptions in Australia by a large financial services company, she knows experentially what good Agile looks like and how to both be and do Agile in complex environments.
As an Agile Consultant, she is able to help define your vision and then work with you and your teams to adopt and adapt agile practices. She is an excellent interpreter between the old ways of working and the new ways of working.
She is also the organiser and co-host for Agile Circles community in Singapore and Malaysia.
Gretel has more than 20 years experience working in the UK, NZ, Australia, and 5 years in Asia working with teams in Singapore, Japan, China, Malaysia, and India. She has worked as a consultant, vendor and client-side primarily in Insurance, Retail Banking, Mobile & Fraud & Identity.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
- AGILE PRODUCT OWNERSHIP
- PRODUCT MANAGEMENT
- PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
- CHANGE MANAGEMENT
- PROBLEM SOLVING
- STAKEHOLDER MANAGEMENT
- PROGRAM MANAGEMENT
- APPLYING/ ADAPTING AGILE WAYS OF WORKING
- AGILE COACHING
- WORKSHOP DESIGNER & FACILITATOR
- ONLINE EVENT ORGANISATION & FACILITATION
- IC AGILE AUTHORISED INSTRUCTOR – AGILE FUNDAMENTALS