Erik Schon

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, as one of the navigators of a large-scale Agile/Lean journey, he helped 40+ development teams become more, faster, better, and happier in a 2,000+-person product development unit in 10 locations. Currently, he heads Erlang Solutions Nordic, evolving the open source Erlang/Elixir/OTP software development ecosystem. He can be reached at