Mr. Upendra Giri, PfMP® CEO AUG Digital | Founder Trustee - PMI North India Chapter | PMI Eric Jennet Award Winner
An environmental engineer with a rare blend of innovation and unwavering determination to bring products to market, known for influencing change, building great talent, monetizing opportunities, and executing relentlessly. For him, Execution is Strategy!!
Upendra Giri is an international award winning professional, thought leader, mentor, business coach, keynote speaker, startup evangelist and serial entrepreneur. He is a Certified Project Portfolio Management Professional (PfMP)®, the highest level of certification offered by PMI®, the most reputed organization worldwide. A true leader and evangelist of the profession, Upendra is also the Founder and Trustee PMI® North India Chapter and is Charter Member of TiE.
Upendra has been providing consulting, mentoring and coaching to senior officials of Fortune 500 companies in more than twenty-five countries for more than two decades. He has been instrumental in laying down the foundation of project management in India & has contributed immensely to National Police Reform, E-Governance Reform and Irrigation Reform Programs for Indian Government. He has been honored with the prestigious Eric Jenett Project Management Excellence Award from Project Management Institute (PMI)®, the USA for his exceptional contributions in the field of project management. He is the first Indian and the youngest professional who has been bestowed with this award till date. Zee Business - One of the top business channels in the country featured his journey from the USA to India to serve and contribute to his nation on “Swadesh”, winner of the prestigious RAPA award for being the Best Chat show on a news channel.
At present Upendra resides in the heart of Silicon Valley, USA, where he is working with young kids and CEO’s of the valley and offering to coach & mentoring on leadership, entrepreneurship, innovation and transformation.