Cheryl Crupi

Assistant Vice President and Founder of MetLife Global Agile Center of Excellence

Cheryl Crupi is founder and leader of the MetLife Global Lean-Agile Center of Excellence, where she strives to establish and activate a corps of confident, adaptive, and innovative MetLife Agilists in 40+ countries. For the past 15 years, she has been an Agile change champion promoting Lean-Agile practices in Fortune 500 companies. Ms. Crupi has over 25 years’ experience in the delivery of technology solutions in a broad range of fast-paced, results-oriented businesses, including small startups, large enterprises, nonprofits, joint ventures, and university settings, with particular expertise in financial services and insurance. Passionate about delivering the benefits of agility, starting with the building blocks of team agility to the challenges of full business agility, she has worked with the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) since its inception in 2011. Ms. Crupi is a SAFe Fellow and a SAFe Program Consultant Trainer. She can be reached at or via LinkedIn at