Christopher D'Souza has progressive experience of 15 years in enterprise delivery of multi-million dollar software development projects for major financial institutions in Canada. Some of his clients have been Royal Bank of Canada and Sun Life Financial, etc. He has held roles such as Senior Project Manager, Portfolio Manager and Program Manager. He has first-hand work experience in Iterative Waterfall and Agile project management methodologies, leading multi-faceted delivery teams through an onshore and offshore model.
He has continually invested in professional development. He has an MBA specializing in Project Management from Athabasca University in Canada. He also holds the Project Management Institute (PMI) – Project Management Professional (PMP) and Risk Management Professional (RMP) certifications. He has acquired various Agile certifications, such as the Certified Agile Project Manager (Cert.APM) from the Project Management Association of Canada (PMAC). Certifications from SCRUMStudy include the SCRUM Master Certified (SMC) and SCRUM Product Owner Certified (SPOC). He is also a SCRUM Study certified Trainer (SCT).
He has been training Project Managers for the past 5 years through his company Seventh.
He has a Doctorate in Organizational Leadership from the United States, and is an adjunct professor at Colleges and Universities in Canada and the United States. He has a Certificate in Continuing Education from University of Toronto, Canada.
He is committed to your advancement and success in your career of choice!