Pushpalatha Lakkala

Product Manager

Sector: IT-Software

Member Since, October 1, 2021

About Me

  • Academic Level Master’s Degree
  • Experience 8 Years
  • Gender Female
  • Industry Management
  • Date of Birth 29th July

Description

I am working as a Product owner in one of the Start-ups in Bangalore for a SaaS product

Education

  • International Certification in Product Management (2021 - Present) Institute of Product Leadership

    Course covers 5 aspects of Product leadership - fundamentals of Product Management, UX/UI PM, Agile Product Management, Digital Product Management and Product Marketing Management with prime focus on aspects like thought leadership, First principles and Design thinking.

  • Advance Diploma in Multimedia (2001 - 2003) Arena Multimedia

    2D Digital and Vector image development and editing (Illustrator/Photoshop/likes), 2D Animation (Adobe flash to Animate, GIFs), 3D Development (Maya & 3DS Max), Video & Audio editing

  • Masters in Commerce (2001 - 2003) Karnataka State Open University

Work & Experience

  • Echelon Software Technologies (2020 - Present ) Product Owner

    Echelon Software Technologies is built to provide software solutions for Commercial real estate industry. As a Product owner, i am responsible for collecting requirements and suggestions from end users and convert them into workable requirements for my development team. I am also responsible for maintaining the roadmap and product vision. I actively contribute to the GTM strategy and RTM. I am also responsible to provide sales enablement artifacts and training material. I am in constant communication with Stakeholders to gather business requirements to ensure incremental and iterative development of the product. We are also experimenting Customer Success Management and the ways of implementing the same.

  • XIPHIAS Immigration (2017 - 2020 ) Editor/SEO Content Writer/ Project Manager

    XIPHIAS Immigration (P) Ltd., is an immigration firm which helps investors and individuals to invest or relocate to countries of their choice. At XIPHIAS Immigration , i was involved in preparing the content for the Website, blogs and articles. I took up the responsibility to revamp the website in complete and make it more presentable based on the UX/UI principles and ensuring that the aesthetics are in place. I also took up the responsibility of producing content for sales.

  • CampHalli (2017 - 2020 ) Founder/ Product Manager

    CampHalli was built with a purpose to provide camping, trekking and farm life experience to all those looking for a get away from the busy city life. With CampHalli being my brain child, I was part of everything in the business, right from articulating the business need, understanding customer requirements, incremental growth of facilities provided, talking to customers, anchor business partnerships & collaborations with external teams, farmers and other stake holders to make sure every stay in CampHalli was a success. CampHalli did achieve its goals during its run time and also provided employment for local villagers.

  • EarthlyLife Foundation (2015 - 2020 ) Trustee/Author

    This was built to support Natural farming near to Bangalore in a farm there. It supports guidance in Natural farming to local farmers, creating groups to distribute produce and reach out to end consumers

  • Purnapramati (2015 ) Teacher/Promoter

    Purnapramati is a school which is built to imbibe the virtues from Ancient Sanatana scriptures of India to help build future personalities in to contributing individuals, to inculcate a culture of respect for everything and everyone and develop the quality of humility. Here, i was responsible to bring in experiential learning into the environment. It required me to talk, guide and take teachers into confidence so they are comfortable with the changes introduced into the environment, with the management holding constant open discussions among the teams. I was also responsible for planning and preparing environments and hands on materials for children to explore and experience each learning based on age groups.

Expertise

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, GIMP or any 2D (image) Design tool
Adobe Animate
Video & Audio editing (Adobe premiere, Adobe After effects, Da Vinci resolve, final cut pro)
Agile Product Management
Product Marketing and Sales Enablement
UX/UI Design
Empathy

Skill Portfolio