May 24th, 2022 Detroit/Houston – USA GPM Global is the world’s foremost authority for sustainable project management focused on evolving the project profession through principled and value-based methods and Uruk PM, is a start-up that aims to help organizations improve their project management practice by providing enterprise-specific tailorable methods to support collaborative and frictionless decisions and effective performance tracking and optimization, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), to collaborate.
GPM’s P5 Standard for sustainability in project management and related tools have provided project sustainability analysis, management, communication, and reporting for project sustainability for more than a decade.
GPM’s President Dr. Joel Carboni stated “Projects and project work are material to ESG and sustainability reporting and most companies have yet to incorporate this critical information in their reporting efforts. Partnering with Uruk PM and leveraging our combined strengths will serve quickly developing market’s need.”
Uruk PM is developing the Uruk Platform, a pioneering, comprehensive, and versatile cloud-based solution. Once fully developed, Uruk will allow organizations to lead their projects, programs, and portfolio from inception to success. The platform integrates project management with asset and product management and is suitable for various management and development approaches, including Agile and traditional modes.
Uruk PM CEO Mounir Ajam shared “Partnering with GPM allows us to naturally incorporate sustainability and ESG reporting into the Uruk Platform at the project and portfolio levels. Uruk already includes elements of sustainability, however, this partnership would enable us to build on the leading position that GPM has achieved over the years.”
The reporting capability should be fully available in Q4 of 2022.
About Green Project Management (GPM)
GPM is the global leader in sustainable project management practices. As a social enterprise, they advocate principled and value-based project approaches. From their multiple award-winning standards to their training, assessments, and certifications, they are a key driver of sustainable and regenerative development and delivering on the 2030 sustainable development goals (SDGs).
Founded in 2009, they have been instrumental in shaping sustainable practice as it relates to Portfolio, Program, and Project Management on a global scale and are advocates for the profession’s role in solving wide-scale challenges facing humanity.
About Uruk Project Management (Uruk PM)
Uruk PM is the assumed name for SUKAD Project Portfolio Management Solutions, Corp. Founded in 2019 to develop the Uruk Platform. However, from 2005 to 2019 SUKAD operated in the UAE as a leading provider of project management services. Uruk’s primary focus is on transforming the project management practice beyond the waterfall, agile, and hybrid debates. The Uruk project management approach builds on the principles of agility to provide an amazing solution that is suitable for all sectors, domains, and for all projects regardless of size and complexity. For more visit urukpm.com