Henny Portman is partner of Hedeman Consulting and besides consultant, author, reviewer (www.managementboek.nl), speaker, coach and trainer of more traditional project management (MoP, MSP, PRINCE2, P3O) as well as agile approaches like AgilePM, PRINCE2 Agile and SAFe.
I was PMO Consultant for NN Group and the thought leader of the PMO domain and responsible for the introduction and application of the PMO methodologies (portfolio, program and project management) across Europe and Japan. I trained, coached and directed (senior) program/project managers and I created a professional PMO community.
I was PMO Head for ING Insurance and ING Investment Management . In that role I support and facilitate, amongst other responsibilities like management of a pool of PM(O) staff, the process authority for Benelux, Central and the Rest of Europe and Asia, the knowledge sharing, training classes for project managers and Project boards and a PM(O) network of PMO’s in Hong Kong, China, India, Japan, Malysia, Korea and Taiwan. I was Regional PMO Head for ING Insurance Central Europe. In that position I was responsible for the portfolio and for the set up/streamline and management of the PMO’s in Poland, Russia, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Bulgaria, Spain, Greece and Turkey.
I am member of the Dutch IPMA-NL working group Project Manager Competencies.
I wrote several articles, reviewed, on behalf of the publisher, several manuscripts (Projectmanagement op basis van PRINCE2, Editie 2009, PRINCE2 voor opdrachtgevers, Kennismanagement in projecten, Verandermanagement, basisprincipes in de praktijk, Programmamanagement op basis van MSP 2011) and I am the author of the books De praktische Prince2, Prince2 in Practice (also as E-book available), Prince2 2009 Edition Quick Reference Card, PRINCE2 2009 Edition Auf einen Blick, PRINCE2 manual suporting tabs, MSP manual suporting tabs, Een praktisch PMO, de route naar succesvol projectmanagement, MSP Quick Reference Card, and I am the co-author of the books Competence profiles, Certification levels and Functions in the project management field (English, Dutch, E-book) and Competence profiles, Certification levels and Functions in the Project management and Project support field (English, Dutch, E-book), Managen van agile projecten.
This logo represents a blog post that will be used in a new book MoP practices in practice, for portfolio managers who want to embed the MoP theory in their organization. In the coming months several blog posts and articles will be published waiting for your feedback. To see all, select the tag MoP_practices_in_practice.
Besides my work for NN Group I am also partner of Hedeman Consulting and an APMG accredited PRINCE2, MSP, P3O and MoP trainer. This blog will contain Dutch as well as English articles and columns. To make life easier, my English readers can select the Tag Prince2 in Practice to get all Prince2 in Practice related columns or select the Tag English Post to get all English columns.
Hedeman Consulting offers practical assistance in the professionalization of project, programme, and portfolio management. We help to align project organizations, organize PPM decision-making, develop PM skills and coach organizations, teams and individuals in their project performance. The Hedeman Consulting Project Success Scan offers quick insights and recommendations in the field of PPM.
Hedeman Consulting offers training and coaching for PRINCE2, MSP, P3O, MoP, MoR, AgilePM and IPMA. Our consultants are assessors for IPMA accreditation and members of the Construction for exams IPMA D and C.