Scrum Agile Project Management

New Chief Executive Officer for the Scrum Alliance

Scrum Alliance has announced the selection of Tristan Boutros as Chief Executive Officer. Boutros was previously Chief Technology Officer for the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. He also served as the Chief Operating Officer of Digital Product at the New York Times.

Boutros has long been an advocate for organizational transformation and connected with the mission of Scrum Alliance many years ago. He holds multiple Scrum Alliance certifications, including Certified Agile Leadership and Certified Scrum Professional. He credits the Scrum Alliance community and certification process with equipping him with the tools to catalyze change early in his career.

“Scrum Alliance is one of those rare companies to have truly revolutionized the world of work by equipping and inspiring the changemaker in everyone, and I couldn’t be more honored to have been chosen to lead the organization,” Boutros said. “I’m excited to partner with our coaches and trainers across the globe, as well as the broader Scrum Alliance community, as we empower people everywhere to drive transformative change in their organizations.”

Founded in 2001, Scrum Alliance® is a nonprofit association with more than 1,200,000 members.