Antonio Nieto-Rodriguez is Director of the Program Management Office at GlaxoSmithKline Vaccines and past Chairman of the Project Management Institute (PMI). He’s also a visiting Professor of Duke Corporate Education and IE Business School. He’s also a much-in-demand speaker at events worldwide. Over the past 15 years, he has presented at more than 160 conferences around the world.
Born in Madrid, Spain, and educated in Germany, Mexico, Italy and the United States, Antonio is an Economist with an MBA from London Business School and Insead's International Director Program. He is fluent in five languages.
Antonio Nieto-Rodriguez (www.antonionietorodriguez.com) is an influential expert on Project Management and Strategy Implementation. Antonio's research and global impact on modern management been recognized by Thinkers50 with the prestigious award "Ideas into Practice".
He is the author of “The Focused Organization” (published by Taylor & Francis) and currently working on his next book, “The Project Revolution” (LID). He is the creator of concepts such as the Hierarchy of Purpose, featured by Harvard Business Review, or the Project Manifesto; which argue that projects are the lingua franca of the business and personal worlds from the C-suite to managing your career or relationships.