Pranabendu Bhattacharyya, CFPS, PMP
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.
Pranabendu has more than 20 years of IT experience and heading the TCS estimation Center of Excellence globally for last 10 years. He is an M-Tech from IIT Kharagpur and has been the chief consultant for many estimation consulting engagements. He is a Certified Function Point Specialist (CFPS) and Project Management Professional (PMP) since 2003. He is one of the core members of ITPC (IFPUG) guiding committee and one of the author for Software Non Functional Assessment Process (SNAP). Pranabendu is a member for ISO work group and responsible for defining rules in Project Management and Estimation area. Pranabendu presented papers in various international colloquiums including PMI conference. He has a vast experience working in many domains and platforms/technologies. He is responsible to come up with estimation processes, methodologies, techniques and tools. Multiple patents are filed in his name. In several occasions he was part of CMMI assessment team.