Evelyn Tian Canada

CSM, CSPO, CAL I, CSD, Advanced CSM & Advanced CSPO

Evelyn Tian has been working as a Lean and Agile Coach, passionately helping organizations with Lean and Agile transformation. She has over 20 years of product development experience, and her primary interests include product development improvement, scaling, change management, leadership and software craftsmanship.

She has worked with media, modem, IT services, core and radio products in telecom, digital transformation, and has unique insights and rich experience in large scale Agile transformation.

Evelyn switches from Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC), Certified Agile Leadership Educator (CALE) to Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) as needed when coaching organizations. She is also a professional coach (Certified Master Coach, Executive Coach and Performance Coach) who draws pleasure from helping individuals and companies continuously improve, and generates positive energy.



Lean and Agile Coach and Trainer 2017 - Present


IEEE Software Advisory Board Member 2013 - Present


Head of Global Transformation Support Center 2015 - 2017

Support all transformation efforts including Lean and Agile transformation, and other improvement initiatives within Ericsson globally, which has over 100,000 employees in over 150 countries.
 Trained and coached internal trainers and coaches in different regions of Ericsson.


Head of Lean and Agile Program at R&D North East Asia 2012 - 2016

Provided support to organizations across different continents through building and leveraging on internal coaching and training capabilities in the region which has over 10K employees, covering all types of products and services.


Lean and Agile Head Coach for Asia Pacific 2013 - 2015

Provided support to organizations through building and leveraging on internal coaching capabilities in region Asia Pacific, which has various operations and products.


Agile Coach and Agile Head Coach in DU Core Network 2009 - 2013

Became a full time trainer and coach through intensive onside training starting from 2009, and led transformation efforts in PDU MC with 2200 employees, and supported other organizations within DU Core and IMS at DU level from strategy to hands-on support.


Various Positions from System Architect, System Manager, Product Manager, I&V, SW to onsite support 1996 - 2009

Over the years in Ericsson Montreal, I had the luxury and opportunities to work from Product Management, Project Management, Software Development, System Management, System Integration to customer support on different products, which helped me build comprehensive end-to-end view and experience of product development.


Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT) training

Certified Agile Leadership Educator (CALE)

Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC)

Certified SAFe Agilist


Certified ScrumMaster®(CSM)

Learn to be a servant leader and guide your Scrum team to success!

Certified Scrum Product Owner®(CSPO) Certification

Maximise Project Value as a Scrum Product Owner!

Certified Agile Leadership®(CAL I)

Learn to be a successful Agile leader, and lead your team to success!

Advanced Certified ScrumMaster™ (A-CSM™)

Your next step of Agile Mastery as a ScrumMaster!

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