With a master’s degree in engineering from the University of Manchester (UMIST) Ardi is a Project Management executive and consultant with more than 30 years of international experience working with more than 40 companies in 33 countries. Building world class project management organizations, creating Centres of Excellence in project management and managing projects and programs are his specialties. He brings expertise and passion to strategic planning, governance, risk management, and developing projects aimed at realizing the vision of organizations. Ardi has trained, coached, or mentored more than 33,000 managers and executives around the world. As a long-time member of the Project Management Institute’s Toronto Chapter, a frequent speaker and facilitator, Ardi has spent much of his career building execution and leadership excellence in the practice of project management. Ardi brings previous board experience from his stint on the Board of Directors of the Toronto Waldorf School where he chaired the governance committee.