Ralph Jocham

Ralph Jocham

Location: Bern, Switzerland Certifications: PSD I, PSDT, PSM I, PSM II, PSMT, PSPO I, PSPO II
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Ralph Jocham is founder of effective agile. an agile consulting company. He works there globally as an agile change agent helping customers of various business domains to improve their productivity, quality and throughput by using agile practices.
Ralph co-designed the Professional Scrum Developer (Java) course and is a Professional Scrum Trainer and Europe’s first Professional Scrum Master Trainer for


Ralph has over 16 years of global (DE, UK, USA, CH) development experience in various technologies and blue chip business domains. Since 2000, when he came in contact with XP, Ralph considers himself as agile and ‘test infected’. He believes that state of the art development practices and a clear business value focus are crucial for the ROI.

In 2003 Ralph combined XP with Scrum. Since then he has been a Scrum evangelist. He is a CSM (2005), CSP (2008), PSM I & II (2009), PSPO I & II (2011), EBMgt Engagement Manager (2013) and Professional Scrum Trainer for

Before founding effective agile. he worked for Zühlke in Switzerland, ThoughtWorks in San Francisco, USA and Oracle in the UK.

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Upcoming Courses by Ralph Jocham

Date Location Title  
December 5-6 Melbourne, Australia Professional Scrum Product Owner
December 8-9 Zürich, Switzerland Professional Scrum Foundations
December 13-14 Basel oder Bern, Switzerland Professional Scrum Master
January 30-31, 2017 Delft, Netherlands Professional Scrum Product Owner