André Nascimento is VP of Digital at McKinsey’s São Paulo office. He has 15 years of experience in the areas of software development, architecture and executive management developed in various industries, and more than 10 years of experience with agile methodologies, with expertise in Scrum, XP, Lean IT and Agile@Scale frameworks, like SAFe and Nexus.
André led one of McKinsey’s biggest agile transformation engagements, helping a telecom company completely implement the agile methodology in three BUs, creating 66 squads, 7 tribes, and more than 20 Centers of Excellence, impacting more than 1,000 people. He also led several Agile@Scale transformations for big companies in different industries, acting as executive coach and leading MDL’s Agile Center of Excellence in Latin America, being responsible for contracting and working as mentor of agile coaches in the region, as well as supporting leadership in strategic projects.
André is also a speaker at various events and a member of Agile Brazil 2018. Prior to joining McKinsey, he founded a startup that became one of the biggest portals for selling bus tickets in Brazil. André also worked for IT consulting firms, leading large-size teams in managing agile delivery structures.