Stephan Swart has chosen engineering leadership as his craft. Stephan has held a range of titles including: developer, architect, agile coach, and CEO of a 16-person startup. He is currently employed as Head of Engineering and DevOps at Astute. Here he is active in creating work-environments where software teams and individuals can flourish. He has seen the insides of small, medium, and large organisations. In all teams he has been part of, he has grown a reputation of bringing clarity, trust, and courage.