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David J Anderson
David J Anderson

 

David Anderson is a thought leader in managing effective teams. He leads a consulting, training and publishing and event planning business dedicated to developing, promoting and implementing sustainable evolutionary approaches for management of knowledge workers. He has 30+ years experience in the high technology industry starting with computer games in the early 1980’s. He has led software teams delivering superior productivity and quality using innovative agile methods at large companies such as Sprint and Motorola. David is the pioneer of the Kanban Method an approach to evolutionary to improvement, and the Modern Management Framework, a system of management for modern businesses operating in complex environments. David is also Chairman of the Board of Lean Kanban, Inc, a company that operates LeanKanban University and Lean Kanban Conferences — a business dedicated to assuring quality of training in The Kanban Method and the Modern Management Framework.David is the author of three books, Kanban – Successful Evolutionary Change for your Technology BusinessLessons in Agile Management: On the Road to Kanban, and Agile Management for Software Engineering – Applying the Theory of Constraints for Business Results.Follow David on Twitter at @djaa_dja

Mike Burrows
Mike Burrows

 

Mike Burrows is UK Director and Principal Consultant at David J Anderson and Associates. Mike has led development teams and larger IT functions for much of his career, working in aerospace, software tools, finance and energy. He was Executive Director at UBS Investment Bank and then IT Director at the energy risk management consultancy Encore International where he led one of the first Kanban implementations in Central Europe. More recently he has advised management teams and led development teams in some key projects in the UK government sector. He is an Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT) and Kanban Coaching Professional (KCP), regularly teaches other Kanban trainers, and is a member of Lean Kanban University’s management board.Mike studied at Imperial College, London, gaining a first-class degree in Mathematics. He is based in Derbyshire, United Kingdom.Follow Mike on Twitter at @asplake.