Enterprise Agile Coach, Unilever, Edison, NJ, USA
Enterprise Agile Coach and Agile Transformation Lead, Unilever USA, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, USA
Misbah joined Unilever as an Enterprise Agile Coach in December 2019. She is a trusted adviser and strategic resource with a reputation for exceeding the needs of internal and external stakeholders.
Living the value “people over process”, Misbah exemplifies how teams that work together towards the same goals and objectives, produce a better product.
As a Lean Professional, Misbah has contributed to Agile Transformation, Business Transformation and other change management and IT initiatives for companies such as Dun & Bradstreet, Morgan Stanley, MetLife, and JFK Health system, among many others. As a thought leader in Lean, she always encourages her teams to be innovative, forward-leaning, out-of-the-box thinkers; she has successfully convinced executives to learn, utilize, and support tools such as Systems Thinking, Root-Cause Analysis, and Value Stream Mapping to build a strong sense of purpose and mission within each team, which is critical in leading fruitful Lean transformation.
Her journey continues as she is leading with the Agile Transformation Squad currently. The unique combination of eliminating waste from the process while delivering value faster is an extremely rewarding experience. Educating the teams to be able to make difficult decisions and discuss tradeoffs along the way is key to ensuring that resources are always optimized, and the highest priority solutions are actively being worked on.
She possesses MBA’s in Finance and Marketing from Goldey Beacom College, DE and holds certifications in:
- Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)
Accredited KANBAN Trainer (AKT)
- KANBAN Management Professional (KMP)
Team KANBAN Practitioner (TKP)
- SAFe 5.0 Agilist
- SAFe SPC5.0
- SAFe DevOps (SDP)
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (LSSBB)
- Certified Agile Leader (CAL)
- SAFe Remote Trainer
- Certified Agile Facilitator (ATF)
- Certified Professional-Agility in the Enterprise (ENT)
Certified Agile Team Coach (ACC)
- Certified Professional-Coaching Agile Transitions (CAT)
- Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
- Scrum Foundations Educator
Certified Scrum Professional (CSP)
- Scrum Fundamentals Certified (SFC)
She also has a lot of exposure and working knowledge of Lean Startup and Design Thinking.