Product Development Team Lead
location_on United Kingdom
Member since 3 years
Specialises In (based on submitted proposals)
Rachel Davies is a world renown expert in Agile approaches to software development especially Extreme Programming (XP). She is also author of the first book on Agile Coaching, soon to be available in translation in Japan. Rachel has presented at agile software development conferences and served as as a chair and director of non-profit Agile Alliance.
Rachel has 30 years experience working in software development industry. She began her career as a software engineer and still enjoys the combination of creativity and problem solving involved in writing computer programs.
Her current role is Product Development Team Lead at Unruly in London. Unruly is a leading global ad platform revolutionising digital and social video advertising for clients around the world. Unruly was founded in 2006 as a start-up applying XP to develop new products a rapidly evolving market. Ten years later, Unruly has grown to 300 employees across 20 locations worldwide including Japan.
In her spare time, Rachel loves to go hiking in the mountains and she also enjoys playing in a percussion ensemble.