The Influence of Lean Startup on Scrum. Fredi Schmidli is an Entrepreneur, Business Angel and Leaders Coach. He sets up and invests in Startups. Fredi’s passion is to make companies more successful by applying Agility to business processes throughout the whole hierarchy. In doing so, he focuses on working together with Owners, Entrepreneurs and Top Managers. His vision is to establish the Lean Startup Method as the standard for Startups and investors in Switzerland.