Sarah Atkinson

Principal Pragmateam
Agile Transformation, Team Structure, Strategy
Sarah Atkinson
This expert is available for in-house training, one-on-one coaching, keynote and talks, consulting and implementation support.


Sarah Atkinson cofounded Pragmateam to provide agile transformation, training and delivery services in large organisations, technology start-ups and government agencies.

Sarah led Agile Transformation at Commonwealth Bank and her team has since worked Australian Government’s Digital Transformation Office, Hey You, Expert360, SBS On Demand and Tyro Payments. Sarah is a practitioner and realist at heart. Curiosity, experimentation and pragmatism are at the core of Sarah’s DNA. Passionate about supporting leaders to achieve their strategic goals, Sarah enjoys working with teams on the ground to increase their capability through delivery.

 

Public workshops


Sarah runs a one-day 'Best Practice Agile' workshop where you'll learn to apply best practice agile processes and techniques within your business context. Connect big picture goals with day-to-day operations to ensure product outcomes are delivered on-time and within budget. 

 

In-house training


Sarah delivers her 'Best Practice Agile' workshop in house having worked with Commonwealth Bank, Westpac, Telstra, Tabcorp, Fox Sports, ABC, Hey You, Site Minder and Expert 360. 

 

Coaching and consulting


Sarah is available for coaching and consulting engagements ranging between a half day and three days. 

  • Agile in Practice: Foster an agile mindset, gain confidence in using tools and techniques to work effectively with your team and advocate for agile ways of working

  • Beyond Scrum: Go beyond the realms of agile, expand your toolkit to communicate more effectively and influentially and be able to support scaling efforts

  • Agile For Teams: Bring your team for a 2 day agile deep-dive based on your organisational context. Learn through case studies and project simulation. 

 

Keynote talks and topics 


Sarah is available for formal keynote presentations and informal lunch and learn talks. 

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