who we are
RippleRock was founded in 2009 to assist customers drive dramatic improvements in their software development capability. We apply our expertise across the full lifecycle; facilitating organisational transformation to enable Agile practices, all the way through to improving engineering practices within the teams.
The team at RippleRock have a strong track record in the Agile space, providing access to some of the leading exponents of Lean and Agile thinking in the UK, US and India, with the particular blend of skills required to work with people, process, organisations and tools. RippleRock is engaged with customers in Europe, USA and Asia.
RippleRock is a Microsoft Gold ALM Partner, a Scrum Alliance Registered Education Provider and an accredited provider of Lean Kanban University training.
Colin Bird, Founder
Colin is an experienced technical and commercial leader with over 25 years in the IT industry, including the development of many high profile multichannel ecommerce systems. He is passionate about improving software delivery right across the lifecycle, from business idea through to production quality code and has helped many teams of all sizes adopt Agile techniques to dramatically improve their performance.
As an active member of the Agile community Colin has built close associations with other thought leaders and contributed new thinking in areas such as scaling Agile techniques to support large programmes.
Bazil Arden, Director
Bazil has worked with clients in a number of sectors, ranging from oil exploration to banking and retail. Bazil has a broad business background including marketing at Unilever, running a successful web-based applications company in San Francisco and experience in organisational change management. An experienced consultant, focusing on the end-to-end implementation of Agile at an organisational level, guided by Lean principles. Bazil has helped clients to understand and exploit the broader business context of their software development challenges. Bazil has coached over 20 teams in 7 different countries and therefore has a clear appreciation of the cultural aspects of Agile adoption.
To contact RippleRock and learn more about how we can help you, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org