IPMO Consulting

Ralf Müller

Academic Advisor, PMO and Governance Consultant

Prof. Ralf Müller, DBA, is a Professor emeritus at BI Norwegian Business School and an Adjunct Professor at the University of Technology Sydney. He served as Editor-in-Chief of the Project Management Journal and is a Fellow of both the Project Management Institute (PMI) and the Centre for Excellence in Project Management.

Ralf Müller is renowned for his global teaching and research in leadership, governance, organizational project management, and research methodologies. His research has been featured in over 300 academic publications, including more than 20 books, and has been recognized with 22 awards from organizations such as PMI, IPMA®, Emerald, and others, including several lifetime achievement awards. A recent study by Stanford University identified him as among the top 2% of the most influential scientists worldwide, and Research.com consistently ranks him among the five best scientists in business and management in Norway.

Prior to academia, he amassed 30 years of industry experience, holding roles such as Executive Program Director and Worldwide Director of Project Management at major corporations like AT&T and NCR Corporation. In these capacities, he and his teams provided consultancy services to large enterprises and governments in over 50 countries to enhance project management and its governance.