Meet the PMI UK Chapter Board of Directors
Franco has founded the PMI Rome Italy Chapter and has served it for several years as its President. He has also been Director of Membership for the PMI NIC. Since 2010, he has served as the Chair of the PMI UK Chapter South Committee.
As Director of Regions, Franco wishes to transfer his experience to the community of project management professionals and, in the meantime, to ensure all members enjoy the benefits of the Chapter membership equally throughout the UK.
Director of Branches
When Joanna is not making a difference globally, she's an advocate of volunteering and giving back, and has held board positions with PMI UK (and others) for ten years.
As Director of Chapter Operations, Joanna is accountable for ensuring the Chapter operates in line with its charter and legal framework. She executes the governance and oversight functions; runs all board meetings and other chapter business; ensures the Chapter operates smoothly and effectively and for the best use of our members. Her 2019/2020 commitment is to make the Chapter more inclusive and support asynchronous contributions to allow more volunteers with young families to join her in volunteering.
Head of Chapter Operations
When he is not delivering lessons in the lecture theatre, Amgad is a content creator of free online courses in project and programme management. Amgad also has international consultancy experience with the public and private sector in Europe and the Middle East.
As Director of Finance, Amgad is committed to adding value to crucial strategic and financial decisions. His role is to assist in setting PMI UK vision and working on setting the Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for managing the chapter strategy.
Director of Finance
In day to day life, Alla is a CEO of Training Environment, company that specialises in tailored databases and sales for global organisations, social media, software development, and training services.
Alla is a keynote speaker for project management and leadership topics at PMI, Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Justice in the United Kingdom, universities and other government organisations.
When he is not busy at work, Marco enjoys connecting with like-minded people.
As Director of Membership, Marco is trying to improve how chapter members experience our activities to increase members retention and engagement.
Director of Membership
When he is not coaching, mentoring and consulting organisations through their agile transformation, Himanshu can be found making a difference with skill development; through his latest start-up – Thought Agile Learning, which offers the complete suite of agile development courses.
Director of Outreach
When he is not successfully delivering programmes and achieving business transformation, Vijaya can be found leading Toastmasters in UK South.
Director of Professional Development
Director of Technology
Anca has experience in delivering several million-pounds of IT transformation programmes, in both corporate and medium-sized organisations, and assisting technical entrepreneurs with boosting their competitive advantage through intentional strategy development, design of customer-centric businesses and team coaching. She has a Master's degree in IT Security, an Executive MBA and three PMI certifications: PMP, PMI-ACP, PMI- RMP.
In her free time, Anca likes exploring new places, playing sports with friends or reading; having an insatiable thirst for knowledge and professional development.
Her vision as a Director of Volunteering is to empower, nurture and provide more rewarding opportunities to our volunteers.
Director of Volunteering