Alexei Zheglov

Alexei is the Founder and Principal Consultant of Lean A-to-Z, Inc.

He founded the firm to bring Lean product development and Kanban to intellectual organizations who seek these modern management ideas and pragmatic guidance to improve their high-technology businesses.

As the firm's principal consultant, Alexei has consulted and trained professionals, managers, executives and coaches on five continents.  His clients represent a wide range of industries.  Alexei thrives in complex environments, helping leaders and teams find their unique improvement paths.

Alexei brings to the table two decades' experience in computer software industry and a decade of process improvement.  He is a graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Master's degree in Computer Science, 1998) and is recognized by Lean Kanban University (LKU) as a Kanban Coaching Professional (KCP) and is an Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT) - the first one in Central Canada, where his firm is based.  Alexei also serves as a Program Advisor to the LKU's KCP program, is well respected in the Kanban expert community, speaks frequently at international Lean Kanban conferences and keeps a blog at connected-knowledge.com.


Upcoming Events


Kanban - Alternative Path to Agility!

Enterprise Services Planning (ESP)

KCP Masterclass

Speaking & Other Events



USA TBA New York
Canada TBA Waterloo
Canada TBA Montreal
Canada TBA Toronto
Canada June 19-20 Toronto
Canada Apr 16-19 Montreal 
Canada Mar 26-27 Montreal
Netherlands TBA Amsterdam
USA Nov 5-9  Washington
Canada July 12-13 Toronto
Germany June 4-8 Frankfurt
Canada Apr 23-27 Toronto
Russia TBA St. Petersburg
Brazil Oct 17-23 Sao Paulo
USA Oct 1-5 Washington
Belarus Aug 6-10 Minsk
USA Jan 22-26  Seattle 
Austria 2019 Mayrhofen
USA Nov 8 Washington
Brazil Oct 25-26 Sao Paulo
USA Oct 8 Richmond
Sep 21-22 Bangalore
USA June 25-29 Seattle
USA Apr 8-13 Seattle


Past Events (2012-2017)

Canada Toronto, Montreal, Mississauga, Kitchener, Guelph, Vancouver, Ottawa
USA Seattle, Washington, Tampa, Hartford, Phoenix, Minneapolis, San Antonio, Atlanta, Omaha, Los Angeles, Raleigh, Tulsa, Mobile, Miami
Russia St. Petersburg, Moscow, Chekhov
Germany Munich
Costa Rica San Jose
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
Chile Santiago
Ireland Dublin
India Bangalore
Australia Perth
Austria Vienna
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