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Binyam Reja, Ph.D.

Practice Manager, Transport, Central Asia, China, and Mongolia, Transport & ICT

Binyam Reja is the Transport Practice Manager for Central Asia, China, and Mongolia based at the World Bank Office in Beijing. Mr. Reja is responsible for overseeing the World Bank’s transport lending program in these countries, covering highways, railways, urban transport, intermodal freight transportation and logistics, and for leading policy dialogue with client government countries in those countries. In his capacity as Practice Manger Transport Cluster Leader, Mr. Reja leads a team of technical professionals and analyst based in Washington and various Country Offices in the delivery of a large and diversified lending portfolio, and an active knowledge exchange and technical assistance program. Mr. Reja holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California, Irvine, and attended the Executive Education program at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government.  

  • Transport
  • Urban Development
  • Public-Private Partnerships