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Namita Gupta, PMP, PMI-ACP


Ms. Namita is presently the Application Manager at UIDAI, Bangalore. She recently completed her PMIACP Examination in April 2014 and shared her experience of PMI-ACP journey.


Ms. Namita is already a PMP credential holder and is also studying MS on Software Systems through Work Integrated Learning Program (WILP) of Bits Pilani. With her rich experience in project management over the last 6 years and PMP certification, she started preparing for PMI-ACP certification.


Her motivation behind achieving PMI-ACP certification were twofold. One, to get a thorough understanding of Agile as a whole and second, to be prepared to meet todays trend of moving from waterfall to agile in many projects. According to her “Even if we are not running the full project on agile methodology and using waterfall as base, we still need to understand agile ways to accelerate & adapt the projects as per customer’s demands. What better way to assimilates than through PMI-ACP certification.”


She is an active volunteer on different social media related activities and has contributed articles for PM Essence to spread the knowledge on Project Management. PMP-ACP aspirants can get in touch with here her and get expert tips.