March 2023 PM Update from PMO Global Alliance India Hub


PMO India Conference and Awards



By Sri Sudharshan. M

Director – Communications
PMO Global Alliance India Hub

Bengaluru, India

 News Snippets

  • PMO India Conference and Awards Ceremony

The flagship event of PMOGA India Hub, The PMO India Conference and Awards ceremony, an in-person event was successfully held on 25th February 2023 at Hotel Goldfinch, Mumbai. The theme of this event was “PMOs – Redefining the Golden Triangle” was sponsored by Planview, Inc., Can do GmbH and Kinara Capital.

Over 60 participants joined us in this event along with the esteemed speakers and guests from different parts of the country. It was a power packed event, starting with the welcome note by Americo Pinto, Founder & Chair, PMO Global Alliance, who virtually participated and welcomed everyone to the ceremony. Live streaming of the event was also done on our YouTube Channel at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N571Om3SD1M

With an astounding sense of humor and deep thoughts on PMO, the Keynote address was delivered by Ashutosh Bhatawadeker. He shared his knowledge on the transformation, in the current era from a PMO to VMO (Value Management office). The audience could connect to the real-life challenges and the essential need of moving from a “Command and Control” leadership style to a “Servant Leadership” style.

Kartikeyan Ramamurthy – India Ambassador – PMO Global Alliance welcoming

Ashutosh Bhatawadekar, Keynote speaker, Enterprise Agile coach at TCS.

Following Ashutosh’s keynote address, the most awaited PMO India Awards Ceremony began with Gaurang Vora (Chair PMO India Awards & Senior Director (Projects & Alliances) at PMOGA India Hub) sharing the brief about the awards categories.

PMO Leader – This award recognizes the most prominent PMO Leader in India in 2022. The Finalists were Cecilia D’Silva, PMP, Sandeep Mitra and Deepti Kharbanda

PMO of the year – This award recognizes the best performing PMO in India in 2022. The finalists were VMware, Intel and Philips.

Cecilia D’Silva of Kinara Capital bagged the PMO Leader Award for 2022


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How to cite this report: Sudharshan M, S. (2023). Project Management Update from PMOGA India Hub; report, PM World Journal, Vol. XII, Issue III, March. Available online at https://pmworldjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/pmwj127-Mar2023-Sudharshan-Update-PMOGA-India-Hub-report-2.pdf

About the Author

Sri Sudharshan.M

Chennai, India


Sri Sudharshan is a Project Management professional with CSM, SaFe Agilist 5.0, CBE, ITIL and SSGB certifications. He has more than sixteen years of experience in project management, PMO and has been responsible to deliver digital transformation projects. He holds a bachelor’s degree in public Administration, Master’s degree in Business Administration and an Executive Management Development Program in Project Management & Industry revolution 4.0 from Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode.

On a voluntary basis, he has been working for the PMO Global Alliance India Hub since July 2021 and he was elevated as Director of Communications from February 2023. His responsibilities include communication, public relations, and collaborations.

Sri can be contacted at indiahub@community.pmoga.world or via LinkedIn