location_on New Zealand
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Gabrielle Benefield is an author, speaker and coach specialising in Agile, Strategy and Product innovation. She is the founder of Evolve Beyond, working with diverse industries including finance, telecommunications, energy and gaming. Gabrielle is the creator of Outcome Delivery ( OutcomeDelivery.com ), O.D. is an open-source framework to deliver measurable, meaningful outcomes. It includes the core principles, practices and tools to help align people towards a shared purpose.
Previous to Evolve Beyond, Gabrielle was a successful executive in Silicon Valley, leading major Product, design, and technology divisions. She used Agile and Lean methods to take a startup to successful Initial Public Offering, then led one of the largest Agile enterprise transformations scaling up to 250+ teams in the US, India, Europe, and Asia. Gabrielle founded the Scrum Foundation in 2009 with Jeff Sutherland (the inventor of Scrum) and other leading Agile thought leaders, to promote enterprise Agile practices within enterprise. Gabrielle is an author of the Scrum Primer, one of the most downloaded guides to Scrum, and is currently authoring a book on Outcome Delivery and a graphic novel about risk and value.