Troy Magennis

Troy Magennis

Troy Magennis has more than 20 years of experience in IT, software engineering, risk management, and quantitative analysis/modeling. He coaches and consults with organizations that want to transition to Agile to improve quality, time-to-market, and value via metric-driven programs, and assists them with risk mitigation and portfolio planning. He has worked with clients such as Walmart, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Skype, Siemens and Tableau Software. Troy held a wide range of technical and executive management positions for global brands such as, Travelocity, Sabre Solutions, and Corbis.

Troy received the Brickell Key Award for his work in forecasting and modeling Agile projects. He has keynoted and held track chair positions for a number of Agile and Lean conferences. Troy’s most recent book, Forecasting and Simulating Software Development Projects, outlines many of the quantitative techniques he uses.


  • Risk management
  • Modeling and probabilistic forecasting
  • Financial modeling and cost of delay
  • Lean product management