Ayman is responsible for the development and implementation of UITP’s service and research program in the MENA region. Prior to joining UITP, Ayman acted as the Executive Director of Transport and Traffic Management at the Greater Amman Municipality, directly responsible for the development and implementation of transport policy and programmes in Amman. He worked as liaison with international organisations, including the World Bank, AFD, EBRD and the C40 program. Ayman holds a Ph.D. in Transportation Engineering from Iowa State University (USA); an M.S. in Civil Engineering – Transportation Systems from the University of Oklahoma (USA); and a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Jordan. He was selected in 2008 as a Fulbright Scholar.