Zeina Nazar

Zeina Nazar

PhD Zeina Nazer P.E., MBA

Smart Mobility Advisor, Researcher

Zeina Nazer (British/ Lebanese) has 23 years of global experience in strategy, consulting, M&A support, research, and platform development at firms including KPMG, Parsons, Jacobs and AECOM. As a leading Advisor for governments and major global players in Intelligent Mobility, Sustainable Transport, Smart Cities, energy, and the public sector, Zeina specializes in driving Corporate Planning, Commercial Due Diligence, Growth Strategy, Sales Improvement, Operations Excellence and Cost Reduction in the Middle East, Europe, Southeast Asia and USA.

As ITS Arab Secretary General, Zeina has contributed to standards development of transport systems worldwide for ISO and managed the delivery of several advisory services contracts to public sector in the MENA region. After 7 years working in USA, in 2005 Zeina moved to London to lead international consultancy work with Arcadis for M25 Design-Build Integral Demand Management. Zeina also provided support to financial design of the New Zealand Toll System project with Deloitte, supported Booz & Co in the PMO for Abu Dhabi DOT and played a major role in shaping the future of transport for Dubai Government.

Zeina founded Innova Consulting Ltd (ICL) in London in 2007, specialising in intelligent transport systems (ITS) engineering and consulting services for the public and private sectors.

Zeina was the chair of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Technical Working Group on ITS Systems Architecture, contributing to standards development of transport systems.

Zeina served as the Director on the Board of Women in Transportation in the USA.

A keynote speaker, author and presenter of over 100 papers presented at international conferences, as well as a contributor to both business and industry press.