Vibhu Srinivasan is a self-described "Agile Practitioner and Entrepreneur” who has been spreading Agile values and continuously striving to improve the happiness quotient since 1996. He is a teacher, blogger, speaker, leader, and a well-known face in the Agile industry particularly in India/US, with experience working with organizations across the world who champion the concept that “Happy People Create Happy Customers.” Vibhu has a wealth of experience working with techniques like Lean, Extreme Programming, Scrum, and others that fall under the Agile umbrella. Vibhu is the Managing Director for SolutionsIQ India, a one-of-a-kind employee-driven organization providing consulting and development services for customers across India and Southeast Asia. SIQ India is home to the best Agile Practitioners in tha region. He has also been a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) since 2010. He is delighted to be the first CST of Indian origin. Since beginning as a trainer, Vibhu has trained nearly 5000 people in Scrum, Agile thinking, leadership, and professional coding (AKA “clean code”). Prior to coming to SolutionsIQ, Vibhu was part of another people-driven organization called Spiderlogic where they ascribed to the mindset of “Architects who Code, Coders who Architect”. After studying Electrical Engineering and earning his Master’s degree in 2006 from University of Wisconsin School of Business in Madison, Vibhu has busied himself starting up and leading a variety of businesses, always in the position of leader, executive, or influencer. He is one of the early founders of the Geek Book Club in the Midwest, which started in 2000. He advises start-ups in Seattle and India and is always ready to build the next useful idea. Vibhu lives in Seattle (USA)—and in Bangalore (India)—with his beautiful wife and business/life partner Arati. He is reachable best by email and appreciates when people tell him why they are adding him as a friend.