Agile Coach, Mentor, with extensive experience in identifying, analyzing and managing customer needs, as well as the adoption, customization and deployment of latest agile methodologies.
Cherifa has worked with organizations worldwide – drawing from her vast knowledge of business analysis, process engineering, building skills and capabilities, and delivering quality software. She is known for providing well-thought-out, effective advice and assistance to organizations seeking to improve processes reduce costs and save time. She created courses, workshops, enabled field organizations, driven Agile and Requirements Definition and Management (RDM) communities of practice, centers of excellence and participated in leading industry conferences.
She participated in the development of the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge (BABOK) content and its agile extension.
In addition, she has been heavily involved with the creation of the agile requirements practices content and training such as the “shared Vision”, The User Story Development”.
Experienced speaker, Cherifa has presented at several industry conferences in the past, and IBM Innovate venues for several years.