Laxmana Rao Settipalli

Laxmana Rao Settipalli

Sr. Agile coach @IHS Markit
IHS Markit
location_on India

Member since 2 years


Laxmana Rao Settipalli

Specialises In

Senior Agile coach :


Guide new and existing teams through the ‘Forming, Norming, Storming and Performing’ stages to reach and maintain ‘High Performing’ status.

Encourage, support, and guide continuous improvement of the team.

Resolve conflict through arbitration, negotiation, reasoned discussion, or escalation.

Identify problems, impediments, dependencies, and other team dysfunctions, and then facilitate quick resolution.

Facilitates the development process.

Upholds, defends, coaches and mentors agile values as expressed in the Agile Manifesto.

Maintain a close working relationship with one or two Product Owners and Guides Product Owner in developing, maintaining and grooming Product Backlog.

Provides metrics and status to senior management and accurately represent status of the Scrum Team(s).

Facilitates Sprint Planning, Release Planning, Daily Stand-Ups, Stakeholder Demos and Sprint Retrospectives.

Make sure there are no scope changes during the Sprint without discussion with Delivery Team and Product Owner Team.

Ensure a collaborative culture exists across the team and promotes team building.

Help teams run Scrum effectively and efficiently by facilitating all Scrum meetings.

Keep projects moving forward; set and meet deadlines.

Maintain all key project documentation.

Help SQA team to resolve issues in a timely fashion.