Mili Mitra Carney Celebrating Women in Project Management

Mili Mitra Carney Celebrating Women in Project Management

Mili Mitra


Location: New Delhi, India


PMP with more than 2 decades of experience in End to End IT delivery/Account Management/Technology Consulting/End to End Delivery Management responsible for account delivery of programs in Cloud Technologies, Digital (Artificial Intelligence, AR, delivering blockchain solutions in Supplychain, Gaming, Food domains, portals, IVR, Data Centre Apps. Instrumental in establishing, managing projects/programs/ Portfolios/Competencies (Mobile, CRM, Dev-Ops, Performance, Test Data, API, Optimization, Cloud, Datawarehousing) and driving strategic initiatives (Process, Technical, Employee Engagement, Quality, Optimization) and test consulting, having team members across locations, cross functional (IT, OPS, Quality, Finance). Experience in Mentoring, Training (Portfolio Management/Agile Scrum classroom, online). Leader with a strategic mind-set having domain expertise in Mobile, Insurance, Healthcare, Supply Chain, Re-engineering, Web and Enterprise Solution areas. Experience in Agile Scrum Development Major Testing,Product Innovation, Software Development Life Cycle from inception through releases and post release maintenance. Managed multi-million $ budgets, 350+ (peak) team size.

What I enjoy most about being a project manager is:

To be able to get into a project situation having many challenges and then navigate it to a state of success.

The three most important skills I use to successfully deliver projects are:

Communication, Strategic, Monitor

I build and nurture my professional network by:

Networking at the right time with the right people and with every communication try to build an impact.

At the start of my career, the one thing I wish I had known is:

Networking is key to success.

Women who have inspired me so far in my career journey are:

Indira Nooyi

The most valuable advice I have ever been given is:

Be a life long student

My advice for women on finding success as a project manager is:

Understand the Stakeholders first and then adopt your style. You are born fighter and will breeze through.


Hello amazing women of the project management world!

My observation after two decades of working in the project management industry is that our voices as women are simply not heard enough online in articles, podcasts, and across social media channels. Let’s change that!

  1. If you’re a woman working in project management, I want to hear from you! Submit your profile today to make sure to be included in this years event which has already begun.
  2. Follow me on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn to be inspired by daily posts as we celebrate all of these wonderful women in project management! Feel motivated by their stories, achievements and perspectives.
  3. Tell us how you feel and support other women by including #CelebratingWomenInProjectManagement in your social media posts.
  4. Join our FREE exclusive Celebrating Women in Project Management Facebook group – a new space for women in project management to come together and discuss ideas, give advice, provide support, and network with women from all over the globe.



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