LN Mishra


World's 1st BA to Hold All 7 IIBA Certifications

Part of BABoK V3 Exam Committee 

27+ years of working experience as a Business Analyst 

Author of 20+ BA Books, IIBA Webinars Speaker 

Mentor to 10000+ BAs  worldwide

PGDM (IIM Ahmedabad), Certified Scrum Master, PMP, CSQA (World Topper Year 2000),
ISO 9001, ISO 27001, ISO 20000, BCMS Lead Auditor, Six Sigma Black Belt.


  Professional Experiences

LN Mishra (LN) has 27+ years of professional experience in business analysis, agile and IT GRC in consulting, guiding and mentoring 100+ global clients and 3000+ BAs.

LN has authored 20+ books on business analysis and requirements engineering, and Agile.

LN is an avid blogger and writes regularly on Business analysis, Project management, and process Improvement topics from his practical experiences. LN is a great process improver and innovator and it is a pleasure for the readers to read his short practical blogs.

LN has been a regular host and speaker at various Business analysis and IIBA webinars.

Speaker at various industry bodies and conferences such as PMPC (Project Manager Practitioner Conference) 2014, BA Convention 2013 along with much more industry meets.

LN was involved in multiple large system deployments such as large utility privatization project with PWC, compliance system for Oman government, multiple large ERP implementation projects and color data management system for AkzoNobel. LN holds a management degree from IIM Ahmadabad and Engineering degree in Electronics.


Program Leader - IIBA Certifications @ Adaptive US

Helping BAs to Improve Their Careers: Guided 1400+ BAs to be IIBA® Certified.

Practicing BA for 27+ years, Author, Trainer, Consultant

Conference Speaker @ IIBA and Co-founder and COO @ Adaptive US

I have 27+ years of professional experience in agile software development, requirements analysis, business analysis, IT GRC and management consulting.

I currently plays the role of business analysis thought leader and product owner of SuXeed, Adaptive’s flagship learning solution.

I have been part of multiple large system developments, In-country Value System for PDO Oman and Color Data Management System for AkzoNobel.

I was also involved in multiple large ERP implementation projects and was involved in one of the world’s largest change management program in PricewaterhouseCoopers, for a large utility agency.

I have conducted 300+ workshops in business analysis, requirements management, agile, software project management, Six Sigma, CMM, ISO 9001, and ISO 27001. He guided 30+ six sigma projects in iGate, MACH and Akzo Nobel.

I hold a Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) from IIM Ahmedabad, and BE (Honors) in Electronics.

I have authored of following business analysis books

1. Mastering CBAP
2. Practical Requirements Engineering - A step by step guide
3. Stories for IT Trainers
4. Giant book of BA vocabulary
5. Mastering ECBA
6. Mastering CPRE
7. Giant book of business vocabulary
8. CCA Study Guide
9. AAC Study Guide
10. CBDA Study Guide
11. Business Consulting 101
12. Agile Business Analysis
13. 1000 BA Interview Questions
14. Big Book of Corporate Jargons
15. Stories for Trainers
16. Top 50 BA Techniques with Examples
17. Ultimate IIBA Exams Guide
18. CCBA Study Guide
19. Handbook of Business 
20. Strategic Analysis Body of Knowledge