Business Owners


It is hard to imagine a more stupid or more dangerous way of making decisions than by putting those decisions in the hands of people who pay no price for being wrong.

—Thomas Sowell


Business Owners are a role in SAFe played by a critical group of three to five (3 – 5) stakeholders who have shared fiduciary, governance, efficacy, and ROI responsibility for the value delivered by a specific Agile Release Train. For each train, the role is fulfilled by the people best suited to these responsibilities. Ultimately, Business Owners can be identified by answering the following question: “What key leaders can steer this train ...

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