**Welcome to our July Meetup!**We are excited to be back for another Meetup after a couple of event cancellations due to illness. We are hoping to reschedule our May
**Welcome to our July Meetup!**
We are excited to be back for another Meetup after a couple of event cancellations due to illness. We are hoping to reschedule our May and June speakers for this fall.
Agilists of all experience are welcome to drop in and participate or just listen.
**Where:** Virtual on Zoom
12pm (ET) – Welcome
12:05pm – Networking breakout rooms
12:10pm – Announcements
12:20pm – Session
12:40 – Q&A
Business Agility at the Carlyle Group
**About This Topic:**
In this talk, Sean Hennessey and Hisham Faour will discuss the Carlyle Group’s Agile transformation journey to date and share what’s worked for them regarding Lean Portfolio Management and Agile Governance.
**About Our Speakers:**
**Sean Hennessey** – Associate Vice President, Global Technology and Solutions – Sean works within the Agile Center of Excellence at the Carlyle Group and focuses on Agile Coaching and Delivery Strategy. Sean has worked at the Carlyle Group for nearly four years. Prior to joining Carlyle, Sean worked in government consulting as a Project Manager/Scrum Master and has been in technology program/project management for 11 years.
**Hisham Faour** – Principal, Agile Center of Excellence Lead – 20 years of progressive management and leadership experience in the private sector with specialized experience in running large scale IT programs, standing up PMOs, leading agile transformations and enabling new “ways of working” adoption.
As a Principal for The Carlyle Group, Hisham currently serves as the head of the agile transformation for Carlyle. His passion is driving change at the organizational DNA level.
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