Dr. Udayan Banerjee, Environment, Health &Safety Expert with Al Ain City Municipality has more than 24 Years of rich experience in the fi eld of Environmental, Health & Safety with Regulatory Authorities, Industries, Major Infrastructure Projects and Oil & Gas industry. As a team leader and National EIA expert, he has contributed in drafting the Environment Clearance Policy and Framework for the Ministry of Environment, Government of India. As part of World Bank assignments, he has also contributed in regulatory review and re-structuring of regulatory institutional mechanisms for several developed as well as developing countries. Also as Project Manager he has carried out three major World Bank assignments on Municipal Solid Waste and Bio-medical Hazardous Waste in India. Being the Founder member of the EHS team in ZonesCorp the industrial Sector Regulatory Authority has signifi cantly contributed in the development and enforcement of the EHS regulatory framework in the industrial sector of Abu Dhabi Emirate. Dr. Udayan was Professor of Environmental Management in Calcutta University, India and has been associated with World Bank