Managment Team

Anil Balan - Founder, Director

Anil Balan

Founder, Director

Anil Balan has over 20 years of experience in the IT industry and has been the Head of an End-To-End Testing delivery unit. As a Delivery Head, Anil was responsible for managing deliveries, solutions & testing services to the customers across varied Lines Of Businesses with a focus on ensuring scale; consolidation of services; cost optimization; leveraging shared capabilities; increasing automation and through initiatives like the co-location centre reducing the overall cycle time to deliver the service. His strategic leadership and business acumen has been instrumental for the growth of the delivery unit to 1000+ members, addressing customer challenges across UK, Europe, MEA and APAC.
Anil has extensive experience in dealing with clients across multiple geographies viz : Middle East, Australia, Malaysia, US and UK; handling multiple projects and assignments in areas that include Testing, Application Software Development, ASM and Product Development.
He has also been closely involved in Quality Initiatives as a member of the Process Improvement Group, Assessment Team Member for PCMM, Functional Area Representative for two KPAs (Project Management and Software Quality Assurance) for SEI CMM assessment and Quality Audits.
Anil possesses a Master’s degree in Computer Applications from the National Institute of Technology, Raipur. Prior to founding Last Mile, Anil has worked with leading multi-national service organisations like Tech Mahindra, Perot Systems (now Dell), and Sonata Software in the past.