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Construction Megatrends
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Jan van Schoonhoven
Director PPP University at The European Bank for Construction and Development (Advisor at EBRD SIG Policy Unit)


International Policy and PPP Professional, with more than fifteen years’ expertise gained working on complex Infrastructure and Public and Private Partnership initiatives (“PPPs”), as well as twenty years’ senior management experience: helping make commercial and operational ambitions a practical reality.Strong track record of securing co-financing for road, rail, water, and social infrastructure projects: demonstrating a profound understanding of public and governmental processes, and challenging received thinking whenever necessary as a trusted and reliable adviser at board level.

Principal Adviser to the Sustainable Infrastructure Group | European Bank for Reconstruction and Development | 2020 to date
Member: Infrastructure Team | World Economic Forum | 2014 to 2020Non-Executive Director | Ukraine Sea Port Authority |2019 to 2020Senior Fellow | International Institute for Sustainable Development | 2014 to 2018Moderator: Eurasia | World Economic Forum| 2013 to 2017Executive Director and Chair: PPP Specialist Team | UNECE | 2010 to 2012Board Member | International Project Finance Association | 2006 to 2020Non-Executive Director: PPP Centre | Republic of Kazakhstan | 2005to 2020Member | European PPP Expertise Centre | 2006 to 2012Director | Storm Surge Organisation: Ministry for Infrastructure and Water Management| 1999Co-founder | Netherland Water Partnership | 1999

Agenda Sessions

  • The key advantages of deploying Public Private Partnerships: Examining the challenges ahead