Gunther Verheyen

Gunther Verheyen

Gunther Verheyen is a seasoned Scrum practitioner. He shepherds Professional Scrum through and represents and Scrum co-creator Ken Schwaber in Europe.

Gunther ventured into IT and software development after graduating in 1992. His Agile journey started with eXtreme Programming and Scrum in 2003. Years of dedication followed, years in which he was involved in Scrum in diverse circumstances. As from 2010 Gunther became the inspiring force behind some large-scale enterprise transformations.

Gunther left consulting in 2013 to partner with Ken Schwaber, Scrum co-creator, at He is Professional Scrum Trainer, shepherds the ‘Professional Scrum’ series, works with’s global network of Professional Scrum Trainers. He is co-creator to Agility Path and the Nexus framework for Scaled Professional Scrum.

In 2013 Gunther published the acclaimed book “Scrum – A Pocket Guide (a smart travel companion)”. Ken Schwaber recommends his book as ‘the best description of Scrum currently available’ and ‘an extraordinarily competent book’.

When not travelling for Scrum and professionalism, Gunther lives and works in Antwerp (Belgium).

Find Gunther on Twitter as or read more of his musings on Scrum on his personal blog,

About is committed to improving the profession of software leads the evolution and maturity of Scrum for Scrum professionals worldwide. offers industry-leading training, assessments, and credentials for Scrum practitioners. Community forums, publications and webcasts are hosted to foster discussion and knowledge was founded in 2009 by Ken Schwaber. is based in Boston, Massachusetts (USA) and has team members in Boston and Portland (USA), Winnipeg (Canada), and Antwerp (Belgium).

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