Sep 23rd 2021, Cupertino, CA – Digité, Inc., a leading Lean/ Agile tools company, announced the hiring of Avinash Rao to lead Product Management operations in India.
Making the announcement, Digité Co-founder and CEO, AV Sridhar said, “Lean/ Agile transformation is probably the most critical enabler for enterprises in their Digital Transformation journey. Organizations globally are seeking better and quicker ways to deliver their products and services rapidly and continuously, with the ever-increasing need of flexible work remote options of a distributed workforce and a global customer base.
As Digité expands its product portfolio and expands its capabilities in Lean/ Agile work management, Value Stream Management and DevOps, our entire product development organization must learn to manage a modern and young workforce that expects to work with cutting-edge technologies in a flexible work environment. Avinash’s experience and expertise in Lean/ Agile and Product Development significantly raises Digité’s strengths in this domain and provides us great insight into what the industry wants from a company like Digité.”
Digité has been at the forefront of Lean/ Agile development and management solutions, providing rich insight with data-driven predictive analytics to technology organizations. Some of the largest global organizations such as United Health Group, Luiza Labs, Cognizant, Infosys, and Wipro are Digité’s top customers.
Elaborating on the hiring, Sudipta Lahiri, SVP of Products for Digité, said “It’s a joy to welcome Avinash to the firm at this stage. In the Lean-Agile-DevOps community, I’ve personally known him for many years. Digité is preparing to take our product idea to a whole new level in a very short period of time. I am extremely convinced that, with Avinash’s knowledge, we will be able to realize this goal for our customers.”
Avinash Rao joins Digité as VP, Product Management. Avinash is a DevOps and Agile Transformation Leader and Enterprise Agility Expert, with over 2 decades of IT Development and Transformation experience. With multiple DevOps and Kanban credentials, Avinash has been part of multiple client and internal organization transformations in leading IT Service organizations. Avinash is a thought leader who speaks frequently in industry forums and has deep expertise in achieving Enterprise Agility at scale. At Digité, he will be responsible for building a roadmap and giving direction to all our products.
About Digité, Inc:
Digité, Inc. is a Silicon Valley-based provider of leading-edge collaborative Agile and Lean/ Kanban products for Software/ Product Development Lifecycle, Global Delivery of technology Programs and Projects, DevOps and Project Portfolio Management. Its products SwiftEnterprise, SwiftKanban, SwiftEASe and SwiftSync are used by some of the largest IT, software and technology companies with geographically distributed global teams. Digité has nearly a million users worldwide. All of its products are available in SaaS and On-Premise versions. Digité is headquartered in Cupertino, CA and has offices in India (Mumbai and Bengaluru) and UK.