Guido Bruggeman is an international public transport expert with 35 years of experience. He graduated in 1979 as a transport engineer and started his career at the Municipal Transport Company in Amsterdam where held various positions. In 2000, he joined the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) in London as an Urban Transport Specialist where he was involved in the development of Public Service Contracts. Since 2007 he is acting as an independent consultant and advising international clients on the organisation, regulation, planning and operation of public transport. During his career he worked in over 30 countries around the world. Currently he is advising the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on urban transport projects in Myanmar, Thailand and Malaysia. He is also one of the lead-trainers for the UITP training program. Since 2017 he is living in Sri Lanka.