Steve Holyer


Inhaber, Agile Product Owner Coach, Consultant, Trainer, Facilitator, Engage Results / Steve Holyer and Associates

Zurich, Switzerland


Product Owner Coaching
Product Owner
Liftoff / Kickoff Facilitation
Product Owner Training
LEGO Serious Play
Scrum Training
Business Agility
Agile Fluency™ Game
Product Owner Mentor
Keynote Speaker
Product Discovery
Scrum Product Owner Training
Remote Coaching
Scrum Master Training
Scrum Team Training
Agile Assessment
Agile Games
Retrospective Facilitation
Agile Inception
Training from the Back of the Room
Conference Speaker
Design Thinking
Lean Startup
Software Development
Exam Prep Training and Coaching for PSM Scrum Certification
Exam Prep Training ad Coaching for PSPO Scrum Certification
Agile Fluency™ Diagnostic
Agile Diagnostics
Business Agility Training
Business Agility Coaching
Distributed Team Coaching
Scrum Master Mentoring
Agile Fluency™ Game Train the Trainer (Get the Game)
Agile Fluency™ Immersion
Agile Values Training for Managers and Leaders
Facilitation using LEGO® SeriousPlay®
Hands-on Agile Team Coaching
Hands on Team Coaching
Agile Coach Mentoring
Remote Scrum Coaching
Remote Facilitation
Remote Team Coaching
Agile Team Diagnostics
Agile Team Assessment
Product Discovery Facilitation and Training


Professional experience for Steve Holyer

  • Current 9 years and 4 months, since Apr 2013

    Agile Product Owner Coach, Consultant, Trainer, Facilitator

    Engage Results / Steve Holyer and Associates

    Do you want to cut through the hype? Agile doesn't work when teams lack Purpose, Alignment, and Context. Teams can't deliver results without business focus and technical skills. I won't sell you on Agile's great promise—and only deliver basic training. Let's help your organisation work fluently—regardless of scale—to unleash your product's value.

  • Current 11 years and 6 months, since Feb 2011

    Lead Technical Adviser

    PikPerfect AG

  • 7 months, Sep 2012 - Mar 2013

    Agile Coach

  • 1 year and 6 months, Apr 2011 - Sep 2012

    Coach, Scrum Master, Developer

    Liip AG
  • 3 years and 3 months, 2008 - Mar 2011

    Freelancer, Developer, Project Management, Scrum Master/Coach

    IT Consulting

    Consulting on all aspects of Information Technology specializing in web development, online media, CMS

  • 4 years and 2 months, Mar 2004 - Apr 2008

    Developer/Software Engineer

    UBS AG (Investment Bank)

    Java Software Engineering for Electronic Order Book and web-based FX Structure Products projects. Team leader/manager for team developing Derivates trading order entry tool

  • 2 years and 11 months, Feb 2001 - Dec 2003

    Information Specialist/Senior Information Specialist

    EDS Information Business/Atraxis AG (SAIRGroup) (Switzerland)

    Design and program B2B and B2C Internet Portals using Java, develop other Java applications, and consult on offers and customer problems

  • 6 years and 8 months, Jun 1994 - Jan 2001

    Senior Consultant

    Sabre, Inc. (Fort Worth, Texas),,,

  • 2 years and 10 months, Aug 1994 - May 1997

    Manager Technology Development

    Paging Network (PageNET), Inc. (Plano, TX)

  • 3 years and 8 months, Jan 1991 - Aug 1994

    Project Leader/Senior Developer/Consultant

    Conway Computer Consultants (Jackson, MS)

Educational background for Steve Holyer

  • 3 years and 10 months, Aug 1986 - May 1990

    Computer/Information Studies, Sociology

    Millsaps College


  • English

    First language

  • German



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