Anutthara Bharadwaj is Group Program Manager in the Visual Studio ALM team at Microsoft Corporation. She has enjoyed building and breaking software during the decade she's worked at Microsoft, shipping the most popular development tool on the planet, Visual Studio.
Anu built some cool tools to do Exploratory Testing and has 3 patents from her research work. She is passionate about software development and testing and speaks at software development conferences worldwide.
In her spare time, she can be seen talking to the plants in her balcony garden or being subservient to the tough taskmaster cat that has adopted her. Watch out – she is a trained kickboxer and is known to have employed her martial arts on people that call her fat!