Tuesday, 6-Feb at 14:00-14:50
Risk Management: Handling Projects in Post-Conflict Regions
All projects take planning and require thoughtful risk avoidance, but working in post-conflict regions amplifies normal concerns and escalates others. Destroyed infrastructure, scarce equipment and services such as banking, personnel safety, security costs, the increased challenge of finding local partner: these issues will be discussed by our team of experts, who are deeply familiar with handling post-conflict projects in the Middle East and Africa.
Moderator: Tina Benjamin-Lea
Logistics Manager, SNC-Lavalin Group
With more than 25 years’ experience, Tina Benjamin-Lea’s main expertise is project logistics with a focus on the delivery of integrated project logistics in challenging geographic locations and post-conflict countries. Her on the ground experience includes projects in Iraq and Afghanistan as well as Pakistan, Azerbaijan, Brazil and Kuwait.
About SNC-Lavalin Group
Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a global fully integrated professional services and project management company and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. From offices around the world, SNC-Lavalin’s employees are proud to build what matters. Its teams provide comprehensive end-to-end project solutions – including capital investment, consulting, design, engineering, construction, sustaining capital and operations and maintenance – to clients in oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure and power.