Director - Technology and Consulting
Aritha Consulting Services
Member since 2 years
JP is an entrepreneur, Agile Strategist & Coach and consults enterprise organizations on agile transformations. With relevant adoption strategies & necessary coaching, he works with project managers, delivery managers and other relevant leaders including executives to rollout agile across organization. JP’s engineering background (with XP practices) and his insight about India specific challenges in agile coaching/implementation, gives him the ability to work on global agile transformations which could involve distributed coaching. With his hands-on skills, JP pairs with team members to implement sound agile engineering practices.
With over a decade of experience in practicing Agile & Lean principles, JP has trained and coached over 1200 professionals spread across 140 plus teams in 35 plus organizations. He has used various implementation techniques like RUP, XP, Scrum & Kanban. He has the experience of harnessing existing agility of a team to take their delivery effectiveness to higher levels. JP has co-trained and co-consulted with several CST’s (Certified Scrum Trainer). JP has a wide exposure to different technologies; primarily to Java/J2EE and web technologies. He is backed with sound technical knowledge in Object Oriented Analysis and Design (OOAD). He specializes in XP engineering practices including pair-programming, unit testing, test-doubles, TDD & ATDD, BDD and continuous integration. JP is a CSM and a CSP.