Hacker turned software researcher turned system engineer; manager turned leader turned navigator, Erik Schön has developed people, products, and, organizations for 20+ years in complex, global R&D environments. Recently, Erik has served 40+ development teams as one of the navigators of a large­scale journey towards more, faster, better & happier in a 2000+ people product development unit in 10 locations, and, served as chief Improvement Coach helping leaders and teams to deliver and to deliver better in a 1000+ people organization in 8 locations.