Niranjan Nerlige


Founder, Chief Consultant, Agile Coach & Trainer, Exelplus Services

Location: Bangalore,India



Certified Scrum Professional
Certified ScrumMaster

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Agile Bangalore



 Niranjan Nerlige V has around 17  years of professional experience and  2 years as a Consultant  in Software Quality Assurance, trainings and deployment of Software Processes, Quality Models  – ISO 9001, CMM/CMMI, Agile(Scrum) , EFQM. During his tenure, he has designed , conducted several trainings in Symphony University (Symphony Software Services Corporation Pvt. Ltd)  and anchored process trainings.  He led various software improvement initiatives such as Defect Prevention, Technology Change Management, Process Change Management, Defects predictions modelling while he was in Philips Software. He played key role in Philips to reach CMM Level 5 while he was heading Philips health care quality division.




He has published and presented papers on Software Size, Software Project Risks Management in International Conferences such as SEPG, 18th World Congress for Quality. 


Niranjan has conducted more 100+ training programs  to various IT Companies in the areas of Project Management,  Agile Methodologies (Scrum Project Management),  Agile Estimation and Planning, Software Estimation Techniques(Function Point Analysis, Use Case Point Estimation, Overview of Software Estimation Methodologies), CMMI, Software Risk Management, Requirements Engineering , Business Modelling and  Introduction to Problem solving techniques in Software Development.

He has conducted several public workshops and in house Trainings on 1) Agile and Scrum Project Management Methodology, 2) Agile Estimation and Planning , 3) Software Estimation ( Use Case Points,  Function Point Analysis and Software estimation techniques overview) 4) Requirements Engineering 5) Project Management 6) Business Modelling etc to various clients in Bangalore, Kolkota, Pune, Hyderabad  and also to International Clients.

He is a Founder of the ExelPlus Services. His main interests are providing consulting and training services in the Agile Methodologies, Transitioning to Agile Successfully, Scrum Project Management, Project Management, Software Estimation (Traditional and Agile), CMMI, ISO Consulting, Software Process Improvement, Software Quality Management and Agile offerings etc. 

Following are his client lists at national and international level (consulting and training)

  • Infosys
  • GE and GE- Health Care
  • Oracle - Hyderabad
  • Unisys
  • Mindtree
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Yahoo Software India
  • Capgemini
  • Computer Associates
  • ITC Info Tech
  • Sling Media Pvt Ltd
  • Keannen Associates(US Client)
  • Symphony Software Services
  • Pace Micro Technology
  • Vital Images(US Client)
  • eRevMax
  • Zyme Solutions
  • Goodrich Aerospace
  • John Deer Technology
  • Ion nor  Solutions
  • Infinite Computers
  • Ion Idea software