Client Spotlight: Journey from “Doing Agile” to “Being Agile”. Sreekandh Balakrishnan, CTO, Enchanting Travels


This event took place on Oct 21, 2020

Approximately 1 hour(s) with question time included.

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Enchanting Travels

About this event

Bringing “Agility” to technology delivery is not just about following processes or rituals. It involves a complete change in the mindset of all the stakeholders.

There are lots of challenges in this journey, including but not limited to stakeholder engagement, problem ownership, trust, team autonomy, deep user understanding, technology mindset changes.

This talk will highlight the challenges faced and approaches that the team used to overcome them.


Enchanting Travels is a multi-award-winning company that provides private tailor-made journeys of a lifetime to its customers. A truly global company, their team is a mix of cultures with distinctly individual outlooks and a real passion for travel.

In 2019, Enchanting Travels was acquired by Travelopia, the world’s largest collection of specialist travel brands.


Equal Experts started working with Enchanting Travels after the acquisition. The journey started with carving out a small niche functionality to enhance their current product. The product allows the business to deliver a seamless experience for its guests and is one of the brand’s core Intellectual Property (IP).


As the relationship matured, the team got the budget to build the next version to accelerate the journey. Despite the current COVID-19 related business challenges, the board at Travelopia has decided to fund the product development due to its strategic value.


Equal Experts is responsible for owning the product road map and managing the delivery of custom development.

This Talk takes place at:

Australia – 6.30pm AEDT
India – 1.00pm IST
UK – 8.30am BST

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Client Spotlight: Journey from “Doing Agile” to “Being Agile”. Sreekandh Balakrishnan, CTO, Enchanting Travels

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Sreekandh Balakrishnan

Sreekandh Balakrishnan
CTO, Enchanting Travels

After completing his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Sreekandh worked in the software industry for several years as a Developer before finding his true calling in solving business problems through technology. Sreekandh loves everything tech, ancient Indian culture, and Sanskrit scriptures.

He enjoys reading about startups, building winning teams, and working on product development.


Rajesh Kumar Thiagarajan
Lead Consultant, Equal Experts, Bangalore

Rajesh is a global product, technology & business leader whose mission is to help teams be purpose-driven and build game-changing products & services.

Currently, he works as a lead consultant at “Equal Experts” (EE). At EE, he is responsible for helping the clients of EE in their digital transformation journey.

He mainly focuses on business-strategy-oriented digital solutions and related transformational initiatives.


Uttam Kini

Uttam Kini
Principal Consultant, Equal Experts, Bangalore

Uttam is a polyglot software engineer who likes to solve problems that usually involve writing software.