Martin Samphire is Director of 3pmxl Ltd and Chair of APM Governance SIG. Under his leadership, the APM Governance SIG has developed guidelines for Governance of Project Management, including Directing Change, Governance of Co-Owned Projects, Sponsoring Change and Directing Agile Change. He authored Section 19 of the 2nd edition of the Gower Handbook of Programme Management (2016) - the section was regarding Governance of organisational project management and projects. He is also a member of a voluntary group, the P3M Data Club looking to improve Business Integrated Governance (BIG).
He has over 30 years’ experience in management consulting, change, project, programme and portfolio implementation in both the private and public sectors - in the UK and internationally. His passion for delivery includes putting in place appropriate governance, frameworks (e.g. Agile or hybrid where appropriate) and cultures to motivate delivery such that the delivery teams have a greatest chance to succeed.