As Vice President, Marketing & Communications, Kerman helps PMI enhance its global brand and reputation with a wide variety of stakeholders. Kerman provides strategic counsel to the CEO, members of the Executive Leadership Team (ELT), and members of the global staff—helping them to tell the evolving PMI story and what the organization delivers to its stakeholders around the world.
Kerman is a customer-centric and purpose-driven brand, communications, and marketing leader. He has a strong track reputation for making a difference through building brands, reputation, engagement, and bolstering demand to drive desired action and outcome. Kerman is a "big picture" thinker with flawless execution capability. He strongly advocates agile, digital, and data-driven marketing and communications to engage dynamic stakeholders.
Before joining PMI, Kerman worked for large, global, matrixed technology and IT consulting companies, including Symantec, Persistent Systems, and ARC Document Solutions. He recently served as Vice President of Marketing and Corporate Communications for Nihilent, NTT Group Company—a leading IT consulting and services company.
Kerman earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree and a Master's degree in International Relations from the University of Mumbai. He also completed the Executive Leadership Business Management Program at the Steven Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.