Mounir A. Ajam
Mr. Ajam is an executive, entrepreneur, author, global speaker, and project management thought leader with more than 25 years of professional experience in the engineering, construction, and process industries (oil & gas, petrochemical, utilities) and most of his experience has been in the management of projects. His experience is global and earned in the United States, United Kingdom, South East Asia and West Asia. Mr. Ajam is the Co-founder and CEO of SUKAD FZ-LLC (SUKAD), a world's leading provider of Integrated Project Management Solutions that is based in Dubai, UAE and operating across West Asia.
Mr. Ajam has held numerous volunteer leadership roles. These include serving on the 2008 PMI® EMEA Congress Project Action Team (CoPAT), international correspondent for PMForum and PMWorldToday (two leading web portals dedicated to promoting Project Management). Mr. Ajam is also a co-founder of the Global Project and Process Management Association (GPPMA) and served as Board of Director Chairperson for 3 years. He had been a Project Management Professional® (PMP®) since 1998. He is a graduate from the Project Management Institute® (PMI®) prestigious Leadership Institute Masters Class. Mr. Ajam has a Master Degree in Engineering & Construction Management from the top ranking University of California Berkeley. Mr. Mounir Ajam Personal Page
Luc A E Bauwmans, M.Arch, PMP®
Mr. Bauwmans is a senior executive with more than 24 years experience in the projects industry, having worked on capital projects in architecture, urban design, engineering and HR disciplines. In conjunction with the above, Mr. Bauwmans has also been a lecturer at various Academic institutions in South Africa, lecturing topics such as architectural theory, history and design, construction methodology, acoustics and interior design.
Since obtaining his PMP® credential in 1998, Mr. Bauwmans has further engaged in training of various Project Management disciplines to clients in mining, petrochemical, construction, engineering, transport, communications and heavy manufacturing sectors. In the last ten years he has delivered over 10,000 delegate-days in Project Management training and related topics, through organizations such as BRP Project Management and PangaeaWorleyParsons, both based in South African. Mr. Bauwmans specializes in Project Management and contract management training in NEC (New Engineering Contract), competency standards development and competence assessment in PM related fields. He is a constituent assessor in PM for the South African Services Sector Education and Training Authority (SSETA), and was part of a Subject Matter Expert (SME) panel for the South African PM Standards Generating Body (PMSGB).