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Susanna Zammataro

Executive Director, International Road Federation (IRF)

In her capacity as Executive Director of the International Road Federation (IRF) in Geneva, Switzerland, Susanna Zammataro is responsible for developing and implementing strategic plans for the organization. Established in 1948, IRF is a membership-based organisation, representing leading corporate and institutional players drawn from the road and mobility sectors worldwide. Its mission is to promote the development of roads and road networks that enable access and sustainable mobility for all ( Mrs Zammataro is a member of the Advisory Board of the FIA High Level Panel on Road Safety.  She’s serving since 2012 as the Co-Chairperson of the “Safer Roads and Mobility” Pillar of the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration Group (UNRSC), a global multi-stakeholder partnership whose aim is to facilitate international cooperation and to strengthen global and regional coordination. She has recently joined the Board of the Total Foundation to support and lend her expertise to the Sustainability (Environment and Climate Change) and Road Safety work streams of the Foundation. She has been involved in the Sustainable Mobility for All initiative (SuM4All) led by the World Bank since its inception and is an active member of the SuM4All Expert WGs on Efficiency, Safety and Gender. She has represented the Federation at high-level meetings all over the world. She is regularly invited to speak on a variety of topics at international fora and conferences.