Trainer - Achutananda Lankalapalli

Achutananda Lankalapalli

Certified Scrum Trainer (CST)

Achutananda (Nanda) Lankalapalli has been developing software since 1992. He is a Software Craftsman, Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) and an Enterprise Transformation Coach.

Nanda conducted more than 100 CSM workshops and certified thousands of ScrumMasters. He currently teahces Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) and Advanced Certfied Scrum Master (A-CSM) workshops.

Nanda has served in various roles like tester, developer, manager, architect and worked in different domains like Insurance, Telecom, Healthcare, Financial Services. Nanda has been practicing Scrum since 2002 and benefited on several projects he managed. Nanda worked directly with some of the agile visionaries like Mike Cohn (Mountain Goat Software) and Lisa Crispin.

Nanda is proficient in Agile Software Development that is not just limited to Scrum but also integrating with Engineering Practices (from XP) and Lean Software development practices. He is successful in aligning the business goals with the engineering goals and maximizing the value delivered timely. Nanda has extensive knowledge and experience in large-scale scrum using LeSS framework.

Nanda is the founder of ‘Agile Hyderabad’ group and is an active contributor to the agile community. He spoke in several conferences and knowledge sharing sessions organized by ‘Agile Hyderabad’, HYDSPIN and Agile Tour.