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Gurjit Singh Bains

Project Manager

Gurjit Singh works in the consumer security software industry as a Program Manager for McAfee. Currently, he is responsible for managing multiple projects – a task that requires him to track dependencies, risks, issues, and create schedules for monitoring progress. Gurjit Singh also coordinates project approval amongst various stakeholders, including customers, investors, and the legal, marketing, and design teams at McAfee. In addition, he coordinates engineering efforts so that products meet customer needs and strives to ensure that communication and cross functionality is up to par between different departments.

In his spare time, Gurjit Singh keeps up to date with world affairs by reading about current political and economic issues as well as the latest financial and technological news. He also enjoys spending time with Sangat, listening to and doing Kirtan, and learning about meditation through the lens of Sikhi. Furthermore, he volunteers for Toronto Smagams hosted by mysimran.info by managing accommodations for Sangat coming from out of town.

Profession

Project Manager

LANGUAGE(S)

Punjabi, English

LOCATION(S)

Kitchener

Email

gurjit.singh@sikhiamentor.com

Favourites

Favourite Book:

The Art of War by Sun Tzu

Favourite Kirtani:

Bhai Avtar Singh Ji

Favourite Food:

Rajma and Chaul with Papar and Raita

Favourite Show:

Star Trek: The Next Generation

Favourite Movie:

Braveheart

Milestones

Present
McAfee

Project Manager

2015
Project Management Institute

Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)

2015
Project Management Institute

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)

2015
Ted Rogers School of Management

MBA in Management of Technology and Innovation

2012
Ryerson University

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), Business Technology Management

2010
Seneca College

Systems Technology Diploma (Honours)