Challenge: Air France – KLM sought to scale Agile practices companywide toimprove time to market and efficiency, but must contend with specific contexts and regulations in the different businesses of the airlines.
One of the leading insurance conglomerates in the Netherlands, Achmea employs over 17,000 people worldwide. Gladwell Academy and BlinkLane Consulting have been Achmea’s preferred implementation partner in bringing about an Agile transformation journey with few peers in scope.
Nationale Nederlanden (NN Group) is one of the largest insurance companies in the Netherlands. NN Group asked us to help set up Agile portfolio management and to coach their teams, Scrum Masters and Product Owners.
However, working in Agile teams while maintaining a traditional organisation structure and existing processes turned out to hinder teams in realising their Agile potential. Therefore, we helped NN to reshape the way every value chain at NN Bank operates.
To date, Gladwell Academy trained 184 people for the whole Agile and Agile Leadership curriculum and trained in 6 locations in Europe. We trained Scrum Masters, Product Owners and Agile Coaches.