Matthias Racke

Management Consultant


Tel +49 611 20 50 80

Curriculum Vitae

Matthias Racke is a Senior Business Agility Advisor, SAFe® Program Consultant (SPC Co-Trainer), and Lean-Agile Coach & Trainer. Since 2011, he has accompanied his clients in implementing Agile and Lean at all levels of the company. His focus is on scaling Lean-Agile in larger organisations, from solution delivery to Lean Portfolio Management. Working with Matthias means working with a consultant, coach and trainer at the same time. As a convinced SPC, he lives Lean-Agile mindset and principles. Colleagues and clients appreciate his healthy pragmatism, his ability to inspire others and get things done.

Consulting focus

  • Lean-Agile/SAFe® Transformations
  • Lean Portfolio Management
  • Value Stream Management
  • Scaling of Lean-Agile approaches
  • Coaching agile roles from team to portfolio
  • SAFe® Trainings (SPC, RTE, SPM, SA, POPM, SSM, SP)

Project Experiences (Selection)

Public sector, implementation of Lean Portfolio Management (LPM) for city and IT service provider

  • Implementation of LPM workshops
  • Moderation of portfolio events
  • Coaching of portfolio roles

Insurance, support of a SAFe® transformation

  • Setting up Agile release trains
  • Introduction of Agile Tooling
  • Conducting LPM workshops, SAFe® trainings and role coaching

Automotive, setting up a portfolio SAFe® configuration

  • Introduction of LPM
  • Setting up Agile Release Trains
  • Implementation of basic workshops and role coaching

Home appliances, Senior Agile Coach

  • Coaching of an agile transformation in the field of home-cleaning
  • Coaching of the transformer team and business lead
  • Setting up agile teams, introduction of Kanban