Manoj K. Gupta


Past President

Term: Feb 2015 - Dec 2017

Manoj is a techno-commercial management professional with over 20 years of experience in the IT & BPO industry. Over these years, Manoj has managed and guided to successful completion simple to complex projects in India, USA, UK & Australia. He has worked as SBU / ODC Head / CTO / VP various organizations and their clients. These include Fujitsu, Polaris / Citibank, Keane, Sapient & EXL. Manoj brings with him a rich experience in Business Consulting, M&A Due Diligence, Application Development & Maintenance, Total IT-Outsourced accounts, 24X7 L1/2/3 Support, Quality Assessment, Laying / Implementations of Standards & Processes (SDLC); Writing of Proposals, SOW etc.; handling multiple concurrent complex projects, working in multi-vendor, multi-location, onsite-offsite, onsite-offshore environments. His last assignment was with Affinity Express India Pvt. Ltd as Chief Technology Officer, responsible for technology roadmap, laying out industry best practices and stabilizing / strengthening existing infrastructure along with implementation of BCP / DR plans. Affinity provides outsourced graphic services to its clients across newspapers and advertising companies in US.
He is currently running his own Project & Management Consulting organization providing services to various Government Departments, PSU’s and Corporate – www.pppariyojana.com.

Roles & Responsibilities

The Past President is the immediate former president. Duties of the Past President include:

  1. Maintain continuity in the chapter to help to ensure smooth board transitions
  2. Assist the board of directors with strategic policies
  3. Proactively support and promote the work within the board
  4. Assume the role of mentor for the president
  5. Assist the president in liaison with PMI if and when required
  6. Assume the position of chair for the nominating committee
  7. Lead and direct the elections process
  8. Provide ethics enforcement and guidance at the board of directors level
  9. Support conflict resolution
  10. Outreach with past presidents