Come learn how to improve your Agile results by effectively integrating Change Management into your Agile project to increase end user adoption and usage of the solutions.
Debbie McCarthy is passionate about people development and change management. She has facilitated courses in Change for over 23 years and led change initiatives across a multitude of industries and locations within Africa, Europe, Australia and the US. Debbie McCarthy is a certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, Change Leadership and Facilitation Expert. Debbie has implemented change using multiple methodologies such as Agile, Lean and Six Sigma. Debbie currently works for Prosci as a Master Instructor and Change Advisor.
Debbie has industry experience in financial services, healthcare, mining, FMCG, agriculture, government and NGOs. She spearheaded process redesign projects at General Electric, resulting in $20M benefit across multiple divisions. Debbie delivered $17M benefits transforming the State Railway and Ports company in South Africa. She implemented strategic change projects within supply chains of agricultural products resulting in 30% cost reduction and improved communications and engaged employees. Throughout her career, she has coached more than 40 teams and trained more than 150 Green Belts. In addition, she created an NGO in South Africa that has been running for 15 years and won NGO of the year award in the 2017 for the local Chamber.