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Roberto Mori named Global Advisor for PM World in Italy

 

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Former IPMA Chair joins advisory team for PM World Journal and Library

22 July 2015 – Dallas, USA and Milan, Italy – PM World has announced that Roberto Mori, past president and chairman of the International Project Management Association (IPMA) has been appointed a global advisor. Mr. Mori will provide advice and feedback to the editorial team for the PM World Journal (PMWJ) and PM World Library (PMWL). Mr. Mori, who is well known throughout the project management professional world, brings both professional leadership and heavy industry experience to PM World’s global advisory team.

150722-pmwj37-Mori-PHOTORoberto Mori has an extensive background in project management of international turn-key projects of industrial plants, oil & gas, and iron & steel sectors. He has covered several functions on project teams, up to the roles of Senior Project Manager, Projects Director and Portfolio Manager. His background also includes experience as Procurement Director and Operations Manager for the same type of projects portfolio. Today he is Director Special Projects in Tenova, one of the world’s leaders for iron, steel, mining and material handling technologies. (http://www.tenovagroup.com/)

Roberto Mori has been member of the Italian National Association of Plant Engineering (ANIMP) since the early 90’s, taking a major part in the activities performed by its Project Management Section, IPMA Italy, of which he has been President till February 2015. Information about ANIMP can be found at www.animp.it/IPMA

He has been Chairman of International Project Management Association (IPMA) 2013 – 2014, after having served as Vice President and President for four years. He has been Prize Winner of the IPMA Project Excellence Award 2006 and obtained the IPMA Otto Zieglmeier’s Award for Excellent Project Management Performance in 2008. Today he is member of the EU Task Force for the relationship with EU Institutions. More about IPMA at http://www.ipma.ch/

Roberto is a member of scientific committees for international conferences, author of published papers on project management topics, speaker at national and international congresses; he is also teacher for courses on project, risk and contract management.

According to David Pells, managing editor of the PMWJ and executive director of the PMWL, “We are honored to have Roberto Mori join our global advisory team. He brings deep industry and project leadership experience, so his perspective and suggestions will be highly valuable. He is also very well-known and highly respected within IPMA’s 57 national member associations, which will also help us attract more readers around the world. I just hope that we can also add some value to his life and work.”

Roberto Mori stated, “I have known David for many years now; we’ve had good meetings in Dallas, Rome and other interesting places. I look forward to supporting his efforts that have always been valuable for both my professional and private life. Like other current and former IPMA leaders, I also respect the quality and contents of the PM World Journal and very much like the direction the library is going. I am also honored and look forward to joining some renowned friends on his advisory panel.”

PM World’s entire Global PM Profession Advisory Team can be viewed at http://pmworldjournal.net/team/global-advisors-pm-profession/

The PM World Journal (PMWJ) is a global resource for sharing knowledge related to portfolio, program and project management (P/PM). The PMWJ is a web-based monthly publication featuring dozens of articles, papers and news stories about projects and project management around the world. The PMWJ is produced and maintained by PM World which also operates the PM World Library (PMWL), a global resource for continuous learning in programme and project management. To see the latest edition of the PMWJ, go to http://www.pmworldjournal.net/. To learn more, visit http://www.pmworldlibrary.net/.