Chief Scientist, Thoughtworks
Martin is a renowned author, software consultant and international speaker, with two decades of experience helping corporations to evolve and utilise technology for mission-critical information systems. He was one of the authors of the Agile Software Manifesto and has written seven award-winning books on software development.
He is passionate about designing software systems to maximize the productivity of delivery teams, allowing them to respond to the changing needs of customers, fast. He enjoys collaborating with his fellow Thoughtworkers, discovering the patterns of good software design, and the processes that underpin successful software engineering, then communicating these concepts more broadly to benefit the wider world.