Personal Profile


Els VerkaikAgile coach
Badhoevedorp, Netherlands
Web Site: elsverkaik.nl

Els Verkaik has a passion for the Agile way of working and truly beliefs that this is the way forward for IT-organisations. The speed of doing business asks for maximum flexibility and high-performing teams. With a broad background in the ICT and her excellent coaching and communication skills she is the right person to help your organisation in the transformation to Agile and Lean.

Els Verkaik is an experienced Enterprise Agile coach and knows how to move people, processes and technology in large organisations. With her deep knowledge of Agile approaches like Scrum in combination with coaching techniques from NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) she can inspire and motivate people to do their work successful. With her background in sport, Els likes to work with people and is specialized in building high-performing Agile teams. 

With 25 years in the ICT, Els is an experienced Project Manager of Customized Software Development Projects. She is an energetic and pragmatic person with a “getting things done” mentality. She takes the lead with confidence, shows responsibility and can motivate and inspire others.