Martin Tillman is Director at international engineering consultancy Aecom leading Strategic Advisory and Planning for the UAE and Oman. He leads the key disciplines of modelling, planning, ITS, road safety, parking and freight. Martin has lived and worked in the UAE for nine years, beginning with the management of the policy and planning work on the Abu Dhabi Surface Transport Master Plan for the Department of Transport. Prior to this, Martin lived and worked in the UK, Puerto Rico, Hong Kong, and Qatar. He is currently working on Emirate and city wide master planning projects as well as providing advice for large scale development projects in the region. Martin enjoys the challenge of providing innovative and value added advice for clients and consulting with stakeholders. His key aims are to encourage sustainability, future proof concepts through appropriate measures, and to deliver a successful outcome for his clients.