Our Team

Our Team

Experienced Lead appraisers & Consultants of CQAL are engaged in providing assistance through trainings, audits and appraisals. Through our services, organizations have proven that they not only meet their business and engineering goals, but also demonstrate significant improvements in Productivity, Quality, Cycle time and Customer Satisfaction.


 Satish Tumu
  • SEI Certified SCAMPI V1.3 Lead Appraiser (CMMI-DEV)

  • SEI Authorized SCAMPI V1.3 B & C Team Leader (CMMI-DEV)

  • SEI Certified SCAMPI V1.3 Lead Appraiser (CMMI-SVC)

  • SEI Authorized SCAMPI V1.3 B & C Team Leader (CMMI-SVC)

  • SEI Authorized CMMI Instructor (CMMI-DEV)

  • SEI Authorized CMMI Instructor for Services Supplement V1.3

  • Six Sigma Master Black Belt

  • ISMS (ISO 27001) Lead Auditor

  • ITSM (ISO 20000) Lead Auditor

  • ISO 9001 – 2008 Lead Auditor

Satish Tumu is the CEO & Lead Auditor with Concept QA Labs. He heads the CMMI practice at Concept QA Labs. He is a SEI Certified Lead Appraiser which empowers him to conduct third party SCAMPI Class A, Class B and Class C CMMI Appraisals.

Prior to Concept QA Labs, Satish held Software Quality Assurance, Software Engineering Process Group positions at Motorola, Global Software Centre, India .

Satish has performed a staggering 60 formal SEI Registered Software CMM & CMMI Appraisals since becoming a Lead Assessor in 2002. He has worked with 90 customers on their process improvements initiatives in more than 20 countries.

Satish is the most active CMMI Lead Appraiser in the Asia Pacific . He has trained over 15,000 participants in various Software Engineering disciplines and Quality Standard models with Trainings such as “Defect Prevention and Causal Analysis”, “Peer Reviews and Fagan’s Inspection”, “Statistical Process Control” etc are taught by him as a in-house and public course at several locations worldwide received wide recognition.

His areas of expertise are CMM & CMMI Frameworks, Six Sigma, Defect Prevention, Systems Engineering, Quantitative approaches to process improvements, Peer Reviews and Configuration Management.

Satish has a Master’s degree in Reliability Engineering from the coveted Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.

Satish is a resident of Hyderabad, India.

 Srinivasa Tumu
  • SEI Certified SCAMPI V1.3 Lead Appraiser (CMMI-DEV)

  • SEI Authorized SCAMPI V1.3 B & C Team Leader (CMMI-DEV)

  • SEI Certified SCAMPI V1.3 Lead Appraiser (CMMI-SVC)

  • SEI Authorized SCAMPI V1.3 B & C Team Leader (CMMI-SVC)

  • PMI Certified Project Management Professional

  • ASQ Certified Six Sigma Professional

  • ITSM (ISO 20000) Lead Auditor


Mr. Srinivas is the COO, Lead Auditor and heads Project Management & IT Security Management practices at Concept QA Labs; he is a Senior Quality Professional with strengths in CMM & CMMI frameworks, Project Management, PMBOK, Six Sigma, IT Security Management & IT Service Management.

He has over 16 years of experience in Engineering Services, Project Management, Quality Control and Quality Assurance. He has extensive experience in Process Improvement, Project Management, Internal Process Audits and External Audits, Assessments and Appraisals.

His Areas of expertise are PMI’s PMBOK, CMMI Frameworks, Quality Management, Software Project Management, and Risk Management. Mr. Srinivas is a visiting faculty for CSQA in SPIN, Hyderabad and is an active member. He has Conducted trainings on Project management, Implementing CMMI, Quality Management, Quality boot camp, Software quality assurance, Metrics & Statistical analysis and Quantitative project management.

Some of the clients who obtained training services from Srinivas include the industry giants like GENPACT, Deloitte Consulting Services, Deloitte & Touche AERS India Pvt Ltd, Hyundai Motor India Engineering, i2 Technologies, ITC Infotech Ltd, Infotech Enterprises, Reliance Communications, Sierra Atlantic. Some of the organizations appraised by Srinivas include LGS, Renault Nissan, SBI Life Insurance, Yash Technologies.

Srinivas has a Master’s degree in Industrial Management from the coveted Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.
Srinivas is a resident of Hyderabad, India

 GN reddy
  • Certified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor

  • Certified ISO 27001

  • ITIL Foundation Certified

  • Certified Software Quality Analyst


G .Neelakanteswara Reddy (G N Reddy) is a Auditor at Concept QA Labs , Hyderabad. He has wide experience in Process Management, Quality Assurance, Training & Implementation. He is also experienced in Implementation, Training in IT Service Management (ITSM).

GN Reddy has set up and led Quality Management Systems compliant to ISO 9001, CMMI Version 1.1 ,CMMI- DEV Version 1.2 , CMMI- DEV Version 1.3 and CMMI -SVC Version 1.3 in Software and ITes companies in India and USA.

Some of the client which utilized Mr. G.N.Reddy’s professional training services include Various divisions of RENAULT,ISS,INDAIBULLS,TECHNO BRAIN, SCIIT, PRITHVI, STERLITE, SNERGY and etc…. in USA ICS Nett Inc and SCI GRP.

GN Reddy is associated with Benchmarking of metrics of Software companies across Hyderabad. He has participated as Appraisal Team Member in over 8 SCAMPI A/B/C appraisals. He has worked with Department of Defense Production and had rich experience in process consulting and Quality Assurance. He has wide experience in Software Development, Project Management, Process Management and Service Management. He played vital role in CMMI® Level 5 initiatives as QA consultant at RNTBCI. He has conducted various public and corporate trainings.

GN Reddy has a Bachelors degree in Technology from the coveted Anna University, Chennai

GN Reddy is a resident of Hyderabad, India

 Devi Prasad
  • Devi Prasad is Team Leader of the Provision Team at Concept QA Labs.

  • Devi has over 7 years of experience in IT process and Quality systems implementation.


Devi is an IT Quality professional with around 7 years of experience in Quality Assurance, Software analysis, design, development and Testing. He has worked extensively on defining, implementing & monitoring processes by implementing process improvement models & standards in organizations. He had working experience with Lead appraisers in successful implementation of CMMI Model in various organizations. He was involved in 6 SCAMPI Class A, B & C type of Appraisals. He had working experience with SEPG (software engineering process group) and SQAG (Software Quality Assurance Group).

Some of the clients with whom he was engaged for successful process implementation are SBI Life Insurance, i2 Technologies, Navayuga Infotech, Value Momentum Software Services, Renault Nissan Technology Business Centre.

He had hands on experience in developing ProVision; a product which helps to automate & manage the quality of projects in software development.

Devi has a Bachelor’s degree in Technology from the coveted Bijupatnaik University, Orissa.

Devi is a resident of Hyderabad, India.