About Us


Agile21 is a consultancy and training company born in 2012 with the motto “Improving through people.”

WHO WE ARE…

Between 2012 and 2018, Agile21 delivers as an evolution from the traditional PMI, IIBA, COBIT, ITIL, a new set of courses with a different mindset and structure from Scrum Alliance, ScrumOrg, DevOps Institute, Kanban University, [email protected], SAFe, LeSS, through recognized training partners all around the world.

In 2014 Agile21 starts organizing ScrumDay Portugal, that evolves to the eXperience Agile conference, the first five-day conference that reunites in Lisbon each year, the most reputable Agile practitioners and organizations around the world.

In 2018 Agile21 partnerships with Radtac, a 20yrs old British Agile Consulting Company with offices in USA, Finland, and Pakistan, specialized in Agile Transformations with clients likeLloyd’s, Vodafone, Volkswagen, Siemens, AstraZeneca, British Airways, Barclays Bank, among others.

Between 2018 and 2020, Agile21 as Radtac Portugal delivers Agile consulting and coaching services working with all industries and departments, helping them improve the way they work. During this period courses like Agility in Marketing, Agility in HR or Agile Procurement are brought for the first time to Portugal.

In September 2020, Agile21 launches a new brand: “Agile Thinkers” for Agile Training & Academies, including Universities and Business Schools partnerships, keeping the partnership with Radtac UK for consulting services worldwide.

At The Agile Thinkers®, we believe that companies’ products and services serve the purpose of improving people’s lives. We enhance this through our knowledge in new ways of working, empathy, inspiration, dedication, and relationships. That’s why we have practical on-job training, conferences for all types of role, which involves strategy, business, techniques, academies applied to professional needs, and consulting to support to ensure that principles have practiced sustainably.

We look for individuals and organizations that are inspired and want to contribute for a better world using better work practices. Join us in this change of Agile education!


WE BELIEVE…

Inspired individuals & organisations with joyful and sustainable work environments, can become leaders based on authentic relationships.


BEING…

  • Curious and empathetic listeners.
  • Truthful and applying radical candor to ourselves and our clients.
  • Dedicated to long term personal relations.
  • Committed to ensure accountability within The Agile Thinkers and our clients.
  • Able to accept the challenges from the feedback of our engagements and accept our behaviour and attitudes must be coherent with our actions.


WE ARE…

The Agile Thinkers!

Meet Our Team

Hugo Lourenço

CEO

Hugo has more than 15 years driving organizations to new, organized, and more effective ways of working. Former Portuguese Navy special forces. Founder and CEO of Agile Thinkers®, Agile 21 and eXperience Agile Conference.  

Paula Magalhães

Business Development

Paula is a Business Development Consultant with more than 12 years of experience designing and implementing training plans. She is also eXperience Agile and World Agility Forum Event Coordinator.  Paula lives in Porto, is a mother of 2 girls and enjoys trekking adventures and music. She is also an animal lover.

António Melo

Consultant

António Fontes de Melo is a Lean and Agile Coach with over 5 years of experience, is a transformational agent with focus in user experience and innovation, passionate about disruption.

David Cunha

Principal Consultant

David Cunha is a Consultant and Software Engineer with more than 10 years of experience, specialized in building high-performance applications, teams, and businesses.

Gonçalo Pereira

Consultant

Gonçalo is a practitioner of New Ways of working tools and methods, and ways for improving results, that can make a vital catalyst for transformation and value creation.

Patrícia Cid

Operations and Finance

Patrícia is an experienced operations manager with more than 15 years in the training business. She brings to the team  the organizational skills needed to make each project a success.

Mónica Silva

Consultant

Mónica Lopes da Silva is a persons lover. Her main objective is to help people to evolve in a sense of greater congruence with themselves and with the environment that surrounds them, combining efficiency and effectiveness in all areas of each person's life.

Pedro Fernandes

Consultant

Pedro Gaspar Fernandes is a Neo-Generalist, both a specialist and generalist, a catalyst for transformation and renewal who traverses what many see as separate domains .

Marcelo Barbosa

Designer

Marcelo is a graphic designer with roots in multimedia. He's always in search of the best and most efficient ways to communicate. Marcelo lives in Porto, loves drawing and taking pictures of his 2 cats.

Rute Silva

Marketing & Communication

Rute is a  digital content creator with multimedia production skills, creative ideas, and who enjoys tackling new projects. Rute lives in Lisbon and she really appreciate the art of communicating through images and video.

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