About the author

Antonio Montes Orozco

<p>Antonio Montes Orozco was born in Madrid, Spain, in 1972. He studied Telecommunications Engineering at the Polytechnic University of Madrid.</p> <p>He began his first steps in the world of work as a systems administrator, specializing in the Solaris, HPUX and AIX operating systems. After a few years as a systems administrator, he started programming in C++ and, in 2006, he learned about the Scrum methodology and was one of the pioneers in its application in Spain. Since then he has been working as a Scrum Master and as a coach to implement this methodology.</p> <p>He ended up working in a major Spanish financial institution, where he introduced Scrum in one of the Business areas.</p> <p>He was certified in 2015 by the prestigious PMI (Project Management Institute), as a practitioner of agility (ACP: Agile Certified Practitioner), and by Scrum Manager in 2014.</p> <p>In 2016 he obtained the Executive Master in Management of Information Technologies, by the Institute of Business Executives (IDE-CESEM) of Spain.