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Dr Nelson Ogunshakin OBE

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Dr Nelson Ogunshakin OBE has over 30 years’ experience in planning, finance, delivery and management of major property and infrastructure investment projects and is currently Chief Executive Officer at the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) with overall responsibility for FIDIC’s global operations.  


He is currently a board member of Transport for London, vice-chair of its programmes and investment committee and was previously a board member of Crossrail Limited (CRL) as well as chair of the Investment Committee on the new £18 billion East-West Rail development in London. He also chairs the Investment Committee of ARM-Harith Infrastructure Investment $250m Funds (PE). 


Nelson’s past roles include President and CEO of the UK Association for Consultancy and Engineering, co-chair of the UK National Infrastructure Plan Strategic Engagement Forum (NIPSEF) and was also appointed by the GLA as a member of the London Infrastructure Delivery Board.


Nelson was awarded an OBE for his contributions to the UK engineering and construction Industry.