Mike Gruia is a co-founder and president of United Management Technologies (UMT), a global solutions firm specializing in portfolio management (www.umt.com). He is responsible for the company's strategy, direction and overall service offering. Gruia has more than twenty-five years of experience in developing solutions that help executives improve operations and management processes. A visionary who has profoundly changed how businesses manage large project portfolios, Gruia spearheaded the creation of the modern portfolio prioritization and optimization framework and governance approach. You can reach him at email@example.com or (212) 965- 0550.