Vice President and Principal Consultant
Working with GIC (Global In-House Centres) / captive organisations, start-ups and system integrators to help them transform team(s) mindset, mechanics, measures and tools to develop and execute to a faster and more responsive delivery model.
Also engaging with companies to help harness latest technologies and tools in all areas Digital (e-commerce, content, marketing, mobility, analytics), Engineering and DevOps.
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Agile Coach & Digital Consultant
Working with various delivery teams helping them improve agility by enhancing existing and applying new Lean, XP and Scrum practices. Also helping with technology delivery teams on DevOps, legacy applications and new digital online presence.
2004 September - 2009 June
Senior Manager Technology
Provided technology and Agile leadership across various commerce, self service media and telecom programs. Championed adoption of Agile based customized delivery model across various delivery programs. Was responsible for running workshops with the clients, developing business vision, roadmap, technology strategy, solution architectures and communicating to key stakeholders including CxO level executives.
2014 October - 2015 March
Agile & Lean Coach (via Emergn)
Coaching, training and consulting various Tesco HSC retail delivery directorates and cells on Agile & Lean principles using Value Flow Quality (www.valueflowquality.com). Consulting and guiding delivery process and measurement using practices and techniques from Scrum, Kanban and SAFe.
TUI Travel PLC via SapientNitro
Delivery & Solutions Lead - Web & Search COE
Worked as an Agile Coach and a Senior Technology Consultant heading delivery architecture function for retail organization in India. Worked on modernizing retail web and mobile solution architecture, application engineering, development best practices and also Agile transformation from DSDM to Scrum based delivery method. Led a team of delivery architects and also managed a few vendors for outsourced delivery projects.
2011 June - 2012 December
Senior Technical Consultant - Head Retail Delivery Architecture
Heading a group of senior technical architects, leading retail programs comprising regulatory, enhancements & other projects introducing new financial products like retail pensions and customized bundled and unbundled mutual fund offerings . Establishing development metrics, improving engineering practices and tooling to monitor compliance and improve delivery productivity & quality. Also helping other programs adopt and scale Agile adoption.
HP / EDS / Mphasis
Sr. Architect & Lead - Portal Technology (EMEA) & Agile Consulting (Global) Practices
Led Enterprise Web Technology & Agile Delivery Consulting Practice in the European region. Led a team of scrum masters & architects, overseeing solution architecture and Agile based delivery of portal, content management and ecommerce implementations. Ran multiple pre-sales engagements in Europe collaborating and working with other technology teams and business verticals
2012 December - 2014 September
Leading delivery for various Agile programs, developing end to end architecture for e-commerce solutions and running sales pursuits for various European commerce, digital marketing and system integration (ETL, Business Intelligence and Data Visualisation) programs. Agile SME across the business unit helping set up and transform deliveries using Agile methods specifically Sapient Approach, Scrum and Kanban. Also leading and managing a group of Technology Senior Managers and Directors for European distributed delivery team(s).