Carlton Nettleton is an international speaker, consultant and thought-leader on Scrum and Agile software development, currently living in Lisbon, and is the author of “Fourteen Observations of Good Scrum Practice.”  He provides advice, consulting, mentoring and training to teams and organizations from small start-ups to Fortune 500 companies in such diverse areas as medical product development, banking, insurance, on-line shopping, as well as to small and large software and gaming vendors.

After serving as president of Look Forward Consulting, Inc. for ten years, he has joined Applied Frameworks, Inc., as its Chief Product Officer.  He has over eighteen years of industry experience working side-by-side with his clients to improve quality, increase productivity, build great teams, and apply Lean Thinking to software programs. Carlton Nettleton is a Certified Scrum Trainer®, and is fluent in both English and Spanish (still learning Portuguese.)