Company: Roads and Transport Authority (RTA)
Designation: Director General and Chairman
Under Mattar Al Tayer’s leadership, the RTA, since 2005, has made remarkable achievements in a variety of fields including radical development of Dubai’s mass transit ambitions through AED100bn in mega projects, including the Dubai Metro and the Dubai Tram.
The agency has also made a major shift in bus and marine transit services as well as the developments in the road network including multiple crossings over Dubai Creek.
Under his management the RTA has also developed key roads and interchanges on the Sheikh Zayed Road, Al Khail Road, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road, and Emirates Road.
Additionally, the RTA has delivered several acclaimed projects such as the Dubai Water Canal, Jumeirah Corniche, and also the famed Etihad Museum.
Such achievements and projects have ranked the RTA among the leading and reputed entities in the roads and transportation industry ain the world.