Phil Azar

Head Of Transportation Sector


Mr. Azar completed Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Tri-State University, Indiana, USA and Master of Science in Civil Engineering majoring in Traffic & Transportation Engineering from University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. He started his career as transportation planner and traffic engineer with consulting firms and public agencies in both USA and Lebanon. His impressive track record spans over 35 years. His main consulting experience includes Transportation Planning, Traffic Modeling and Simulation, Economic Analysis, Traffic Engineering & Modeling, and Project Management. 

For the past 13 years, he has been with Khatib & Alami as Senior Manager of Transport Planning & Traffic Engineering, and recently was promoted to the Head of Transportation Sector in KSA.  He has worked on several projects in the Middle East mainly in KSA and Lebanon. His involvement in those projects includes traffic impact studies, long-range transportation plans, parking studies, corridor studies, interchange modification studies, development of traffic management plans during construction for large-scale projects. In addition to his technical management responsibilities; he has effectively coordinated and liaised with both private and public clients.