Nicola Stephens

Nicola Stephens,

Knowledge Engineer

Nicola is a trainer and coach for SoftEd specialising in Agile development. She has over 20 years of experience across a number of different industries and multiple geographies and cultures.

She is passionate about forming relationships at all levels of the business and loves that the principles and values of Agile encourage better collaboration and interaction. These relationships have helped her to sharpen her skills to facilitate effective interactions with stakeholders, management, project teams and customers, with the primary focus of delivering value to clients.

Nicola is both organised and goal oriented. She is also an analytical problem solver and able to anticipate issues and help streamline processes, resolve concerns, mediate conflicts and improve efficiency. All of these inputs have equipped her with a versatile approach to help guide teams to grow together to deliver business value through Agile coaching.


  • SCRUMStudy Certified Trainer (SCT)
  • SCRUMStudy Developer Certified
  • AgilePM Practitioner (DSDM)
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
  • PrinceII
  • Certified Lotus Professional (CLP)
  • Certified Novell Engineer (CNE)
  • ICAgile Certified Professional - Agile Project Management 
  • ICAgile Certified Professional 
  • ICAgile Certified Professional - Business Value Analysis 
  • ICAgile Certified Professional - Agile Coaching 

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