Ricardo Viana Vargas is a specialist in project management and strategy implementation. Over the past 20 years, Ricardo has been responsible for more than 80 major transformation projects in several countries within the oil and gas, energy, infrastructure, telecommunications, information technology and finance industries. Ricardo is currently the Executive Director of the Brightline Initiative™, a coalition of leading global organizations from business, government and not for profit sectors, including The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), the Project Management Institute (PMI), and the Agile Alliance. Ricardo has written fifteen books on the subject of project management and is the host of one of the most relevant podcasts in the field, the 5 Minutes PM Podcast, published in English and Portuguese.