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Hussain Al Banna

Dubai Roads & Transport Authority
Executive Director, Traffic Department
Eng. Hussain Al Banna is an Executive Director of Traffic Department in the Traffic & Roads agency at Dubai’s Roads & Transport Authority (RTA). He has over 17 years of professional experience ranging from project management to directing strategic city-development plans aiming at contributing to the reduction of traffic congestion, accidents and traffic violations. Eng. Hussain started his career with the Ministry of Public Works & Housing as a civil engineer in 2002 and progressed to a senior engineer in Etisalat by 2005. In 2006, he joined RTA as a manager of traffic services section that merged later with other sections to become a director of Right of Ways Department till 2008, and currently he is leading and directing the Traffic Department in RTA since 2008. He is also a key member in 34 of executive level committees regionally and internationally such as: Dubai Infrastructure Committee, Dubai Emergency team, Traffic improvement in CBD area, Cost Sharing, etc. He contributed to the biggest projects in Dubai such as: Dubai Canal, Metro Dubai, Tram Dubai, Incident Management Project, and Traffic Safety Strategy.