Certified trainer

Simon de Graaf

Simon de Graaf is trainer at Gladwell Academy.

Simon de Graaf is a SAFe Program Consultant (SPC), certified Professional Scrum Master (PSM II), and Agile (team) coach at AgilityMasters.com. He has hands-on experience in facilitating Scrum Teams. He has a lot of experience as a trainer, and has experience in various collaborative (Agile) games, including the Mondriaan Challenge. Simon has also worked as a software tester within Scrum Teams of both non-profit and a listed company.

By having worked as a (qualified) university lecturer he can design, measure and realize demonstrable learning goals. Simon holds a master's degree in Organizational Sciences and a bachelor's degree in Psychology (Amsterdam, the Netherlands).

It is in the nature of Simon to immerse himself in a (work) environment and become familiar with the surrounding and people. Because of this, people experience him as involved and sincere.

Besides his work Simon loves his sports cycling and korfball. He also enjoys travelling and explore the world, cooking and dining with a nice glass of wine or cold beer.