Senior Urban Transport Specialist
Arturo Ardila has been team leader for an extensive array of projects most notably the Quito Metro Line One Project, the Mexico Urban Transport Transformation Project, the Upgrading and Greening the Rio de Janeiro Urban Rail System, and the Lima Transport Project. Prior to joining the Bank he was director of the Transportation Studies Group at Los Andes University in Bogota. A former Fulbright scholar, Ardila-Gomez holds a doctorate degree in urban transportation planning and a master's degree in city planning from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He is also a civil engineer and holds a master's degree in economics, both from Los Andes University in Bogota. He is the author of several peer-reviewed articles and a book.