srinivas chillara

srinivas chillara

Principal Consultant and Director
CeeZone Consulting
location_on India

Member since 9 years


srinivas chillara

Specialises In (based on submitted proposals)
agile-transformation innovation case-study prioritization architectural-change technical-agility enterprise-agile collaboration organizational-behaviour changing-mindsets scaling-agile-adoption

B.Tech (1995), Civil Engg., IIT Kharagpur, India
M.Sc (1995), Information Systems Engg., University of Reading, UK


Srinivas is an independent coach, consultant and trainer. He has had significant experience in contributing to development practices, which raise the level of speed and quality of construction. His activities are mainly centred on coaching teams on Scrum, TDD (Test Driven Development) and providing project management advice. One of a handful of CSPs in India, Srinivas has very significant experience and expertise in coaching teams and helping companies adopt Scrum. He is also well versed with software metrics and helps organisations understand and use the right metrics for the right reasons. With over 17 years of experience in the ICT industry playing various roles, he is able to quickly understand the project context and engage with key stakeholders. He has lead development teams following XP and Scrum and has had occasion to work in four countries (India, UK, USA, and Ireland). He is the lead instructor of the CSD course (Asia's first) in which TDD is a central module. He has been a process consultant/coach and trainer for several companies including Algorthym, Credit Suisse, Nokia, PTC, S1 services, Scope, Yahoo! as well as Zensar.

Srinivas is associated with Goodagile, the top company for Scum consulting in all of Asia, a member of the Scrum Alliance, and is well known in the Scrum community. He writes a blog which explains and provides tips on Scrum and related topics.

He is an avid reader, a random traveller and occasionally likes to cook, at which point he is forced to eat his mistakes.