PMI Launches President and CEO Search

Philadelphia, PA

Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading professional membership organization for project managers, announced today that it has retained EgonZehnder to work with PMI to identify its next President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

PMI will conduct a comprehensive global review of internal and external candidates in a search process intended to ensure a smooth transition to the next President and CEO. PMI’s Board of Directors will select the final candidate. Interested parties should contact Rajiv Lulla, [email protected].

As a global authority in project management, PMI is driven by a mission of empowering people to make ideas a reality in new ways of working. The organization’s next leader will be charged with a wide range of leadership responsibilities, including oversight of the continued implementation of PMI’s growth strategy to address the evolving needs of project professionals while increasing PMI’s impact around the world. PMI will look to its new President and CEO to serve this broader audience worldwide and scale our business across strategic focus areas as the organization enters its next chapter.


About Project Management Institute (PMI)

PMI is the leading authority in project management, committed to advancing the project management profession to positively impact project success. We empower professionals to excel in project management practices through our growing global community, knowledge sharing, and best-in-class certifications—driving positive change in organizations and communities. Since 1969, our unwavering mission has been to advocate for the profession by offering life-long learning and connections to sharpen high-demand skills. Today, PMI provides professionals at every stage of their career journey with the globally recognized standards, online courses, thought leadership, events, and tools they need to succeed. With 300 chapters around the world, PMI members can network, find mentors, access career opportunities, and learn from peers, working together to drive greater impact.

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