28 Apr 2021

AIPM Board announces Sid Gokani as new CEO

Governance, Press release
AIPM Board announces Sid Gokani as new CEO

​The Board of the Australian Institute of Project Management is pleased to announce it has appointed Sid Gokani as its new Chief Executive Officer. His appointment commences on May 10, 2021 following a rigorous and comprehensive recruitment process.

Sid is a business leader with experience in shaping and leading member-based organisations and enabling organisations to better understand, serve and engage customers.

He has a passion for and core strength in the leadership of change, and a successful track record in delivering transformation programs and building project delivery practices for global brands across multiple markets.

His industry experience spans FMCG, aviation, financial service, consulting and professional services, and his international experience covers Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and Australia.

In addition, he has extensive experience in supporting organisations through transformational change, including experience as an executive sponsor, as a project and change manager, and as a practice lead, shaping project and change management disciplines.

“We are fortunate to have someone of Sid’s project management knowledge and leadership experience at a time when AIPM is well positioned to promote the critical role of project management with business, industry and government,” said Elena Zagorenko, Chair of the Board. “We are extremely impressed with the high-level experience that Sid brings to the CEO role.”
At this time the Board wishes to extend their sincere thanks to Ms Elizabeth Foley for her leadership, and setting the direction for AIPM over the past two years.




Marcus Sandmann, Chief Marketing & Advocacy Officer
Australian Institute of Project Management
P: +61 411 877 643   E: msandmann@aipm.com.au 



The Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) is the premier, longest-serving body for project management in Australia. We are recognised by Australian business, industry and government as the key promoter, developer, and leader in project management professionalism for over 40 years. AIPM is a member of the International Project Management Association (IPMA).