What We Do

Nomad8 is a boutique agile consultancy based in New Zealand. We were founded in 2007 and you can find us in Auckland and Wellington.

Agile Coaching

A coach can save you time, money and the unnecessary stress and frustration that can come from introducing new processes into your organisation. For the best results we work alongside you on site. We’ll make a coaching plan with you and get you started on your Agile journey. The coach will be your friendly guide who helps you avoid the most common pitfalls.

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We provide a range of in-house training to assist you and your Agile teams as well as IC Agile Certification for Agile Fundamentals, Agile Team Facilitation and more. Our trainers are all active Agile practitioners and we tailor each course to suit your situation. If you’d like to find out more, please get in touch.

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KanbanFor1 and other goodies

Kanban is a way of managing your productivity, reducing the stress of doing too many things at once, and generally approaching your day in an organised an effective manner. A Kanbanfor1 board is a tool for making this possible. Get yours here!

Or or pick up one of the books we have authored and a set of planning poker cards.

Things We Sell

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Who we are

One of NZ’s leading Agile coaches, Sandy is an accomplished presenter, published book author and specialises in Getting Shit Done. A force of positive energy, Sandy is hands-on, no-nonsense and steeped in Agile.

Agile Coach, trainer and presenter, book author and all round great guy. David brings a fresh and fun approach to coaching and facilitation. He often loses on the football pitch, wins at poker tables and takes every opportunity to injure himself creatively.

A recent arrival in NZ, Jimmy brings 7+ years of experience as an Agile coach with Spotify and Quizup in Scandinavia. His constant flow of ideas and energy is an inspiration.

Therése Ressel

Therése brings a technical angle to Agile coaching having come from a testing background and working with some of the biggest online gambling brands in Europe. Therése brings a calm mature approach to her teams.

Suki is relatively new on her Agile journey but her growth has been exponential. She became Agile infected at the R9 Accelerator and is now fully converted to agile and her past of policy advice and tax consulting is long gone.

A Digital Strategist with a strong agency background, Brenda is stealthily integrating Agile into the creative sector.

Richard Scott Will-Harknett

Richard facilitates, coaches and teaches Holacracy, Agile and Lean techniques. He aims to wake up IT and non-IT audiences to new ways of working and loves creating great workplaces. He combines the best of all worlds by working with Nomad8 and Xero at the same time.

Anthony brings calm pragmatism to a project team. Tactfully navigating the ups and downs of corporate ridiculousness, Anthony can coach reluctant Agile appointees into a smoothly functioning dream team.

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+64 21 514 892 (Auckland and Wellington)