Founder and Managing Director at OpCord and RideAlly, An Enterprise (Business) Agile Coach
An Enterprise Agile Coach with in-depth experience on Scrum, XP, Kanban, SAFe etc. Transformed divisions/groups/teams of many organizations, like, Cisco, PayPal, Freescale, CosmoNet, eRevMax, Sigma Infosolutions, Mango Technologies etc. Got exposed to agile in its initial days, year 2000.
Started OpCord (Optimizing with Coordination) in year 2009 and led OpCord to among 15 Emerging Companies in Growth category in India in 2012 by Nasscom. Built the organization of about 50 members, providing services in the area of Web / Mobile Apps Development (Java, PHP, Android, iOS), Manual / Automated Testing (Webdriver, Selenium, JUnit, TestNG, etc) and Consulting & Trainings for agile methodologies
RideAlly Product: A travel solution to connect commuters to share travel anywhere to anywhere on most of the vehicles. One can use it on any device with Internet at http://rideally.com or download Android app from Google Play Store.
Test Optimizer Product: An Excel based Test Automation Framework which enables manual testers and even business analysts to automate test suites (or requirements) without having knowledge of programming. More info at http://testoptimizer.com
An active volunteer and serving / served in many NGOs, like, Rotary Club, BSPIN, Suncity Apartments Associations (1200+ flats), ASCI, Alumni Association, Orphanages etc.
RideAlly is a travel solution or marketplace which provides shared taxis to workplaces (on weekly basis) and Airports. It also connects vehicle owners (personal vehicle, taxi driver, cab operators etc) and passengers to do carpool/bikepool. Its mission is that each vehicle runs to its full capacity at any given time. Its needless to mention the several benefits to society and individuals. With RideAlly, users can manage all their travels, carpool, join existing rides, offer rides, book taxi with ride sharing benefits, check travel history, check co-passenger details, have groups of friends (or friends of friends), travel with trusted persons only etc.
Coached teams on agile philosophy, Scrum and XP practices and helped them in better product deliveries
Coached teams in Data Technology Group on Agile Philosophy, Scrum, and Kanban practices and enabling in better deliveries.
Evaluated and deployed Scrum in component development projects Secured and Maintained ISO 9001:2000 Compliance for Bangalore Center, Used CMMi V 1.2 Continuous model for process improvements Provided Process / Project Management Consulting to the projects, Supported Global / local SEPG activities, Metrics, Process Improvement Teams as needed Improved process effectiveness, productivity & product quality and disseminated best practices