Yada Senapathy

Founder & CEO - PMTI ✦ Featured in Forbes, Dice, SmartSheet, DisruptMag ✦ 2x PMBOK Guide Key Contributor ✦ Helping Project Managers & Agilists Fast-Track their Careers

𝘠𝘰𝘶𝘳 career counts. 𝘠𝘰𝘶𝘳 expertise counts—𝘠𝘰𝘶𝘳 security counts.

My mission through the 𝑃𝑟𝑜𝑗𝑒𝑐𝑡 𝑀𝑎𝑛𝑎𝑔𝑒𝑚𝑒𝑛𝑡 𝑇𝑟𝑎𝑖𝑛𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝐼𝑛𝑠𝑡𝑖𝑡𝑢𝑡𝑒 is to help you become the best project manager equipped with valuable skills based on your unique strengths. I want to give you the safety net enabling you to use the expertise, build your career, and:

✔ Become PMP certified.
✔ Be more marketable.
✔ Build a comprehensive skills-verified resume.
✔ Find open doors to several job offers and upgrade your career.
✔ Be a force in the project management industry.
✔ Find excellent opportunities to network with peers and experts.


PMTI was established to help Fortune companies, government agencies, small businesses, and individuals to grow.

PMTI is an approved premium PMI Authorized Training Partner (ATP) and offers PMI-approved training content. It helps you successfully pass PMP Certification exams by leveraging a highly vetted question bank.

PMTI offers a wide range of courses:

➤ PMP Certification
➤ PMI-ACP Certification
➤ CAPM Certification
➤ Project Management Essentials
➤ Advanced Risk Management
➤ Advanced EVM and Earned Schedule
➤ MS Project Fundamentals
➤ OPM® Fundamentals
➤ Six-Sigma Green Belt Certification

World-class companies like Amazon, L3Harris, Grubhub, Booz Allen Hamilton, General Dynamics, the US Air Force, and many others trust PMTI.


1986 – 1990: B. Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University (funded based on merit)

1991 – 1993: M. Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from Kansas State University (funded by scholarship)

2003: Founded the Project Management Training Institute leading it to be the most trusted project management training and education provider.

2010 – 2012: Content lead for the 2013 PMBOK® Guide 5th Edition. I contributed expertise in project management and the PM lexicon.

2016: Founded the Yad and Shobha Senapathy Foundation dedicated to improving and funding education. Foundation provides a permanent scholarship at the K-12 level, educational support for blind and differently-abled children in India, served 200,000 meals during the COVID-19 crisis.

2020: SME Reviewer for the PMBOK® Guide 7th Edition.

As a PMP-certified project manager with specialized training in the Organizational Project Management Maturity, spanning portfolio, program, and project management, I understand the subject’s many dimensions.