WE ARE MOVEMENT, THE STORY

Founded by Carl Starendal, Emanuel Felix Tunbjer and Fredrik Viljesjö in Stockholm 2019, We Are Movement is a modern and dynamic platform for our shared ambition to help build the next generation of innovative and productive organizations in the Nordics

We Are Movement is both a collaborative network of people, but also an organization that can deliver the best possible Agile and Lean training as well as advisory services for leaders, managers, and the larger organization that is on the Agile journey.

We are based in Sweden, and the Nordics are our main focus. Moreover, we have a trainer/advisor network that has both international experience as well as strong local awareness and presence.

QUALITY IS THE PROBLEM WE ARE HERE TO ADRESS

We firmly believe that quality is the most crucial problem to solve. At We Are Movement we want you to feel that the guidance you receive in training and the advice you get from your advisors builds on both real practical experience as well as a solid theoretical foundation.

Our approach to quality further extends into the overall experience when you attend one of our courses, workshops, or masterclasses. We use the best suppliers to create a unique and comfortable experience with excellent facilities, fantastic food, and an overall comfortable learning environment.

We Are Movement are also Swedens only Gold SPCT Partner with Scaled Agile the creators of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).

PARTNERS

Carl Starendal

Carl Starendal

Founder, partner and Senior Advisor & Trainer

Carl Starendal is an experienced Lean-Agile leader, Senior Advisor, and Swedens only certified SAFe SPCT.

Carl has worked directly for Scaled Agile Inc, the creators of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) in Colorado as well as having years of hands-on experience as an essential part of several multinational Lean-Agile transformations across a diverse range of industries across software, firmware, and hardware.

He is an internationally recognized keynote speaker and is a highly regarded trainer and advisor having trained 1000+ leaders, managers, and agile coaches over the years.

Carl is also an official contributor to the SAFe Framework and one of the key contributors to the SAFe Release Train Engineer (RTE) certification course.

Emanuel Felix Tunbjer

Emanuel Felix Tunbjer

Founder, partner and Senior Advisor & Trainer

Emanuel Felix Tunbjer is a senior Agile coach and advisor with close to two decades of experience in working with and coaching and training people in Agile values and practices. He has supported and advised numerous large organizations from all kinds of industries and sectors on their Lean and Agile transformation journeys, as an independent consultant.

Emanuel started working with Agile at the time of the manifesto. Since then he is passionate about guiding organizations, teams and leaders towards succeeding to create a system where work can happen in a more creative manner, reaching an Agile mindset that stimulates experimentation, innovation and a continuous flow of value.

With his experiences in management, strategic planning, product development, IT and organisational development based in Lean & Agile, he is a highly skilled and appreciated trainer and facilitator.

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Fredrik Viljesjö

Founder, partner and Senior Advisor & Trainer

After over 10 years of hands on experience as a developer, coach, and manager, Fredrik Viljesjö is an experienced Enterprise Agile Coach, Advisor, and DevOps Coach. He has been working with many of the multi-national companies in Stockholm on how to learn in and lead their Agile journey.

In his work he has picked up what’s needed for the whole chain of practices required for Agile to work. This spans from getting people to collaborate better and Agile scaling frameworks to technical implementation skills like DevOps and software craftsmanship.

OUR TRAINERS

Johanna Ekeberg

Johanna Ekeberg

Associated Trainer

Johanna Ekeberg is an experienced Lean-Agile Coach, trainer and facilitator driven by empowering people and teams, and facilitating the shift into organizational agility.Johanna has over 15 years of experience from driving organizational change in a variety of organizations in the private and public sectors. She has been part of several Lean-Agile transformations and has hands-on experience as Product Owner and Scrum Master.In addition, Johanna has experience from change management and traditional project management,  which helps her understand where leaders and teams come from when guiding them in the transition to organizational agility.
Christian Andersson

Christian Andersson

Associated Trainer

After more than two decades as a consultant in several domains and roles, Christian has an in-depth knowledge of organizations in general, but product development organizations in specific. Christian has worked across many areas in development from test to project management, product planning, process development, quality management, and compliance.

As a change-agent, Christian has advised and led multiple Lean-Agile transformations, often in organizations developing complex products with hardware, electronics, and software. He is certified SPC and has trained several hundreds of people in SAFe over the years, and he is a highly regarded trainer.

Magnus Westerberg We Are Movement

Magnus Westerberg

Associated Trainer

Magnus has a long and extensive background in leading and coaching teams, designers and UX designers in modern ways of working, innovation techniques and continuous learning. He is an appreciated workshop leader and facilitator, working with all kinds of competencies in large organizations guiding them to improve their customer focus through short feedback loops, often in scaled Agile and digital transformation journeys.

Magnus home base is as the Director of Experience at Strateg, where he advises in the development of new customer experiences for a host of companies. Before coming back to having Stockholm as a base, he was the Head of Creative Development at Tui Group, managing teams in Berlin, London and Noida. A role that suited him well after previously working as a Creative Director at St. Luke’s in London.

Magnus also lectures at the Royal Institute of Technology and in the digital version of the same course distributed by MIT.

Fredrik Hedman

Associated Trainer

Fredrik is a senior Lean and Agile trainer, coach and transformations specialist, with 30+ years of experience working in large multinational organizations. He has a passion for helping teams, leaders and managers to embrace Lean and Agile values and principles.

Fredrik has deep technical and practical experience within Lean and Agile product development and is and SPC coach since 2013. He is tirelessly striving to help deliver more value to customers with shorter lead time. He seeks pragmatic solutions that equip organizations to drive the change themselves, generating both short and long-term results.

OUR GUEST TRAINERS

Bent Jensen

Bent Jensen

Guest Trainer

Bent Jensen is our guest trainer from BestBrains Academy in Denmark and he is a pioneer in applying agile methods in there and has been leading agile teams since 2000.  For the last ten years, Bent has been coaching and mentoring leaders and organizations to achieve the benefits of lean and agile thinking and methods, with clients in Denmark and internationally. He has assisted a large number and companies with transformation programs and supported Enterprises in their transformation to an Agile and Lean approach.

Bent has always been focused on the intersect between self-organization and management between efficient development and innovation and how to push the methods to their limits.

Ola Gedenryd

Ola Gedenryd

Guest Trainer

Ola is our guest trainer from the team “BDD” in Sweden, and he is a passionate Lean-Agile leader with focus to deliver business value in a rapid changing environment. This is achieved by creating an innovative environment for high performing Agile teams and applying Lean-thinking. Ola has 10+ years of experience to set up and lead large scaled agile environments in challenging international environments. Ola is since 2016 SAFe SPC, RTE and a very experienced SAFe trainer who successfully has educated many hundred persons to different SAFe certifications.

Website: www.bdd.se