Jonathan Smart

Barclays Group

Bonus Track (K) 2017
Bonus Track (K)
Friday 10:30 - 11:14

Session type: Lecture
Session level: Suitable for all

From Oil Tankers to Speedboats

From Oil Tankers to Speedboats

A case study on agility at scale in a large (130,000 people), old (366 years old), highly regulated financial services firm. Jon will share examples of what has worked and lessons learnt to save some of you from making the same mistakes. Themes will include enterprise-wide agility with examples of agile outside of IT

From Oil Tankers to Speedboats    Jonathan Smart


Head of Development Services

Jon is leading on agile ways of working being the default approach to how we approach change, across Barclays Group, with 130,000 colleagues. Jon has 20+ years experience of taking and leading an agile approach to change in Financial Services, starting out as a developer on the trading floor. Most recently Jon was leading Derivatives Technology which had a large regulatory book of work which was delivered with agile practices.



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