Manjunatha M S Rao

Manjunatha M S Rao

Enterprise Agile Coach
location_on India

Member since 6 years


Manjunatha M S Rao

Specialises In
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17 Years of progressive experience.  A Seasoned Agile Practitioner(since 2005) & Leader. Have played multiple roles like Scrum Master, Product Owner, Team & Enterprise Agile Coach, Agile Program Manager. IC Agile Instructor for ICP- CAT & ENT

German MNC: Currently leading India site as Lean Agile Champion for 4000+ people organization to synergize and implement global Lean Agile Strategy. Also anchoring as Enterprise Agile Coach & Segment QM Head for large-scale Lean Agile transformation for 700+ people business unit in Industrial Automation Domain(Hardware, Firmware and Software Products). Coaching agile teams & leaders to deliver consistent business value and continual improvement through Lean Agile CoE. Business Result for a Product Line: Release cycle reduced from 12+ months to 3 months, Technical Debt reduction by 30%, Key roles( Product Manager, RTE, System Architect) transitions to India, Agility Health Index increased by 40%

CISCO: Steered Agile CoE & Coached teams for continual agile practice improvement

INFOSYS: Played a key role in setting up Agile Consulting Practice. Lead Consulting Assignments with clients like Symcor, Alstom, Walmart, Amex & Tesco

Product Manager:  Conceptualized and lead adoption of CSAT and Business Analytics Platform with AI & ML capabilities across business functions in SIEMENS

Specialties: Business consulting, Scaled Agile(SAFe, [email protected], DAD), Lean Six Sigma, Coaching, Training & Mentoring , Business Excellence, Product Management

Industries: Industrial Automation, Power Generation, Business Consulting, Healthcare, Telecom, Consumer Electronics, BFSI, Transport and Logistics