Pia-Maria Thorén

Pia-Maria Thorén
Consulting Advisor

Pia-Maria is the founder of Agile People, which is a global movement consisting of a worldwide Consultants network with the purpose of spreading Agile Mindset in organizations.

Pia-Maria may have been the first person in the world to connect the concepts ”Agile” and ”HR”. Describing herself as 'Inspiration Leader', she is busy serving her clients, helping them to implement HR processes and solutions, always spiced with an agile mindset and giving trainings worldwide. Since she is considered as a major influencer in the areas of Agile HR, Leadership and Motivation, she is invited as keynote speaker to the conferences, also participates in numerous interviews in podcasts and blogs.

In her personal -Scandinavian-style- she makes it very clear: "Leadership in the global industry needs to change!". Her main drive is to help creating organizations where people perform better and feel engaged. And in her opinion, Agile leadership and agile frameworks are the best ways to create successful change. Her vision is to create customer value and have fun at the same time!

She is also the author of the best-selling book Agile People – A Radical Approach for HR and Managers (That Leads to Motivated Employees).