Visual Studio ALM MVP
Richard Banks has worked in the technology industry for the last twenty years, with customers in both government and private sector, across Australia and internationally. He is a former CTO/CIO, a Certified Scrum Master and Practitioner, and has a wealth of experience in implementing Agile development methodologies and practices in many organisations, as well as mentoring development teams and team leads.
Richard has hands-on experience in enterprise application development, solution design and team based development, with a specific focus on Microsoft technologies. He is an Application Lifecycle Management specialist and heads up Readify's ALM practice. Richard currently runs the Talking Shop Down Under podcast and the Sydney Alt.Net user group.
His public speaking includes Microsoft TechEd Australia, the Australian ALM conference, various user groups, corporate presentations, Readify Developer Network and Microsoft marketing events.