Certified trainer

Simon Porro

Simon Porro is a trainer at Gladwell Academy.

Simon Porro (Director of Wibas BV in the Netherlands) has been working for more than 25 years as a performance improvement consultant, assessor, coach, and trainer in international organizations. His passion and consulting focus is on improving the Agility and performance of product development organizations. Simon is recognized for his swift and sharp analyses in organizational assessments, and for providing directional guidance and coaching to Lean-Agile transformation programs and their managers.

Models and methods that he often combines in his consulting include Lean Thinking, Agile, Scrum, Kanban, Scaling Agile, Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), Lean Product Development, Lean Startup, Theory of Constraints, Six Sigma, CMMI, A-SPICE, and ISO 9001. Simon is the technical lead and coach of the Wibas Agile Scaling Team.

Simon holds a Master’s degree in Computing Science from Eindhoven University of Technology. In his role as SAFe Program Consultant Trainer (SPCT) with Scaled Agile Inc., he trains and coaches trainees on their journey of becoming certified SAFe Program Consultants (SPC).

Simon delivers the following SAFe trainings: APM, LPM, POPM, RTE, SA, SASM, SDP, and SPC.