With over 20 years of experience in software development and project management, Syed Ali knows a thing or two about managing global, large-scale distribution teams. Over his tenure, Syed has seen first-hand the success of well implemented Agile methodologies in numerous organizations. A leader in Agile Project Management training and coaching, Syed is actively involved in several Agile associations and South Florida PMI. He is a sought-after speaker at numerous Agile and IT events, including Code Camp (2012), IT Palooza (2014), PDD (2015) and Agile Summit. Outside of the classroom, Syed enjoys working within his local community to create MeetUp groups for Agile Project Managers.
Syed holds a Masters Degree and Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Sciences with certifications in MCSD.Net, MCAD.Net, MCSD, and MCP. He is a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), and Certified ScrumMaster (CSM).