Intro

Russell Archibald, now 93, is a globally-recognized author, consultant and lecturer on project management.  With careers spanning more than 70 years, Russ has broad international experience in engineering, operations, program and project management within three project management related careers: Military/Aerospace, Corporate Engineer and Executive, and Management Consultant. Russ has consulted to a wide variety of organizations in many sectors in 16 countries on 4 continents. Fellow of the Project Management Institute (PMI®) (founding member No. 6,  see his 1969 PMI paper), Honorary Fellow of the Association of Project Management (APM/IPMA), listed in Who’s Who in the World. Russ is co-author of Leading and Managing Innovation, 2nd edition 2015, (1st edition also available in Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese), and author of 3 editions of Managing High-Technology Programs and Projects, also published in Russian, Italian and Chinese.