Kerman Kasad

VP, Marketing & Communications at Project Management Institute

As Vice President, Marketing & Communications, Kerman Kasad helps the organization enhance its strong global reputation with a wide variety of stakeholders. Kerman leads the global communications function, communications strategy and reputation management, media relations, social media, CEO communications and positioning, stakeholder communications, internal communications, and issues and crisis management.

Kerman joined PMI in 2020 and provides strategic counsel to the CEO, members of the Executive Leadership Team (ELT), and other members of the global staff — helping to tell the PMI story and what the organization delivers to its stakeholders around the world.

Prior to joining PMI, Kerman worked for large, global, matrixed technology and IT consulting companies, including Symantec, Persistent Systems, and ARC Document Solutions. Most recently, he served as Vice President of Marketing and Corporate Communications for Nihilent — a leading IT consulting and services company.

Kerman earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree (focus on Business Administration) and Master’s degree in International Relations (focus on International Policy & Diplomacy) from the University of Mumbai. He also completed the Executive Leadership Business Management Program at the Steven Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.


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