Aakash Srinivasan is an Agile trainer and coach who travels to consult Fortune 500 companies on business efficiency, process improvements, organizational change and large scale Agile transformations.
Aakash has spoken at various industry events and user groups including; Heart of Agile 2016, Big Apple Scrum Day 2016, Global Scrum Gathering Orlando 2016, Innovate VA 2016, AgileIndy 2015, Agile 2015, IIBA DC, Illinois Regional Agile Users Group, Washington DC Scrum User Group, Baltimore Agile, Agile Professionals VA, Agile Chicago Style podcasts and leads training classes and workshops across USA.
Aakash has taught Scrum at several organizations including Time Warner Cable, Lowe's, Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae and Capital One. With an extensive technical background and several industry certifications, Aakash is on a journey to bridge the gap between traditional management strategies and the Agile mindset while helping individuals and organizations experience the benefits of using Agile.
Articles I've written
The Burden of True Agility
What do we know from a quarter-century of software projects? Most of them are either challenged or fail. They run over budget, run late, run off the rails. . . .
Agile Retrospectives: Why They Matter
I've been coaching teams in the Agile space for more than a few years now, and the one aspect of the process that often seems to be undervalued is the retrospectives. . . .
The Pursuit of Enterprise Agility
More than a decade of coaching and training several large organizations on all things Agile has led me to believe that achieving enterprise agility begins with asking the right questions. . . .