Hariprakash Agrawal (Managing Director, Enterprise Agile Coach)
Hari is CEO at OpCord and an Enterprise Agile Coach. He founded OpCord in 2009 and have grown it to 50 people. Under his leadership, OpCord was among 15 Emerging Companies in Growth category in India by Nasscom in year 2012. OpCord has launched 2 products, RideAlly and TestOptimizer and provides services in the areas of web / mobile apps development, manual testing, test automation and consulting/training for agile methodologies.
As an agile coach, he has helped organizations and teams at Cisco, PayPal, Freescale Semiconductor, eRevMax, Mango Technologies, SigmaInfo etc to transform to agile way of working. In addition to agile, he also has strong experience in CMMi, Project Management, Software Engineering practices, QMS, Data Analysis, Perception Surveys and Testing etc. In past, he has worked with STMicroelectronics, MindTree and Sharp Software and has been instrumental in achieving ISO 9000:1994, ISO 9000:2000, CMM L2, CMM L5 and CMMi v1.1 L5. He has published few papers in the areas of product quality improvement & metrics.
On academic front, he is an M-Tech from IIT-Kharagpur in Reliability & Quality Engineering and BE from MBM Engineering College, Jodhpur in Mining Discipline. His detailed profile and testimonials can be accessed at LinkedIn .
Santhosh Nair (Principal Consultant – Embedded Software Development)
Santhosh has over 20 years of experience in embedded software development and testing while working in India, Germany and US. He has recently founded Ignitus Networks and he had worked in various capacities such as Director, Senior Manager, Consultant, SQA Lead, Onsite coordinator and Principal Software Engineer in his previous companies. His specialization areas include Telecommunication and Network Management. He has worked with Siemens Information Systems, Lucent Technologies, and had consulted at Nortel Networks, Fujitsu Network Communications, Motorola and Sycamore Networks.
He holds Masters Degree in Computer Science and Engg, from IIT, Madras and Bachelors Degree in Electronics and Communication Engg from Trivandrum Engg College, Kerala University. His detailed profile can be found in LinkedIn .