In her capacity as Director General of the International Road Federation (IRF) in Geneva, Switzerland, Susanna Zammataro is responsible for developing and implementing strategic plans for the IRF, whose mission is to promote the development of roads and road networks that enable access and sustainable mobility for all.
Recently named as one of the 40 Most Remarkable Women in Transport by TUMI, she is the in-house expert on sustainability and responsible for the overall environmental programs and activities run by the IRF. These include the Greenhouse Gas Calculator for road infrastructure (CHANGER) and the Green Public Procurement Initiative and Innovative Practices for Greener Roads. Member of the UNECE Climate Change Expert Group on Adaptation she is also a Board Member of the Sustainable Mobility for All initiative (SuM4All) led by the World Bank.
Susanna is un untiring advocate for road safety. She is a member of the Advisory Board of the FIA High Level Panel on Road Safety and 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.