Born in Montreal, Canada in 1947, Gerald Kendall is a recognized world expert at strategic planning, Theory of Constraints (TOC) and project portfolio management, with extensive implementation experience. His clients span the globe, including engagements in Malaysia, Bangladesh, Australia, Europe, United States and Canada. Gerry is married to his lovely wife, Jackie. They share 5 children and 7 grandchildren.
Gerald began his career with IBM as a systems engineer and became an I.T. Director. After expanding into international sales and marketing, with global executive responsibility, he broadened his experience in strategic planning, supply chain and operations.
Gerald's latest book, Advanced multi-project management, provides the detailed proven road map for getting major improvement in delivering a project portfolio on time, on budget and within scope. His Advanced Project Portfolio Management and the PMO is the top-selling book in the PMO and Project Portfolio Management space. His first book, Securing the Future continues to be in demand in its 12th year of publication. Dentistry with a Vision sheds light on the integration of Theory of Constraints, Lean and Six Sigma in a medical practice. Gerald also authored a chapter on Project Portfolio Management for the American Management Association Handbook of Project Management, 2nd Edition, and a chapter on Critical Chain in Dr. Harold Kerzner's book, Project Management, A System's Approach, 8th edition. The new TOC Handbook highlights Gerry's chapter on TOC Strategy and Tactics application.
Gerald is a graduate and silver medal winner of McGill University. You may email to Gerryikendall@tocinternational.com. Web site: www.tocinternational.com