Rob Curtis is a project management specialist. That means he’s meant to be rather handy at managing projects.
So what's so special about Rob?
Let's hear what others have to say about him.
Rob is an agile, lean native and whilst he values experience from the trenches over certifications, he does have a bunch of those (IPMA Senior Project Manager, SAFe Agilist).
Rob works as a Consultant and is based in Espoo, Finland.
Software development programs
(first of a kind)
New initiatives, ramp-ups, crisis projects
Training and facilitation
Below is an overview of Rob’s experience:
Scale: ~10 years' experience leading cross-functional, cross-site, first of a kind software projects of up to 100 people and 12 development teams. Project business value typically well into the 10s of millions (€).
Versatility: Led a wide variety of large-scale, product development projects across multiple sectors - Cyber, Healthtech, Marine, Energy.
FAMILIAR DOMAINS: Product management, service design, architecture, cloud computing, automation, continuous integration, continuous delivery, big data, data science, DevOps, sales and marketing.
Rob is experienced across the full project lifecycle - conception to production. On multiple occasions he has been parachuted into the action to turn around problem projects.
Rob possesses a solid grasp of various project management approaches, development frameworks and methodologies and their associated pros and cons. Keywords: Agile, Lean, Scrum, Kanban, IPMA, PMI, Prince 2.
If you think that Rob might be able to help you drive your project to success, drop him a line.
For a comprehensive overview of Rob’s experience,
please visit his Linkedin profile.
Rob seeks to create value for his customers in a number of ways.
Whether it's structures, processes, forums or ways of working, Rob aims to optimise all central components of the bigger picture and build a set-up that people are bought into.
Below are some specific examples of the kind of value that Rob can bring to your company.
Rob is incredibly adaptable and learns fast allowing him to deliver results, very quickly.
Rob quickly established a full working agile setup... that was a good fit for such a complex initiative.
First of a kind, geographically distributed, multi-platform software development projects are no walk in the park – Rob is talented and proven in leading such initiatives.
His work style is very professional and facilitative, rarely imposing a solution, but rather working together with everyone in a coaching and mentoring manner.
Rob contributed significantly to transforming the program in a very positive direction.
How many colleagues have you witnessed transform a team, or a program, profoundly and repeatedly? That is a rare talent and is something Rob is proven in.
Gifted in the art of getting things done, he is a master of co-operatively identifying issues we need to fix, selecting the right tools and methods to fix them, and carrying out the implementations
He masters agile and lean methodologies together with traditional project management practices allowing him to pick the right tool for a job in a very pragmatic manner.
If you would like to approach Rob about a specific topic or for a casual chat, send him an email or write your message in the form below.