Future Leaders Council (FLC)

Purpose

The FIDIC Future Leaders Council (FLC) is a group of professionals under the age of 40 years appointed by the FIDIC Board to advise the Federation on a number of activities and operations. Their primary functions are to:

  • Identify opportunities and promote the interests of Future Leaders to create greater opportunities for them to contribute, develop and succeed within FIDIC, in the industry and towards external stakeholders.
  • Create targeted activities for Future Leaders to increase the exposure and opportunities for Future Leaders.
  • Advise the FIDIC Board and Secretariat on all aspects of Future Leaders in the Consulting Engineering industry.

The FLC provides opportunities for FLs to participate actively in FIDIC with their peers and to develop as the next generation of consulting engineering industry leaders

Background

2004

  • FIDIC created the FIDIC Young Professional Forum (YPF)
  • The Forum was led by the FIDIC YPF Steering Committee

2019

  • FIDIC changed the name of the Young Professionals Forum into Future Leader Group (FLG)
  • The group was led by the Future Leaders Committee (FLC)


2020

  • The Future Leaders Committee became the FIDIC Future Leaders Council (FLC)
  • The FLC leads the Future Leaders Group. 

 

Responsible FIDIC Board Members

Mark Pehlig

Netherlands
Primary responsibility

Luis Villarroya

Spain
Secondary responsibility
 

 

Council composition

Adam Bialachowski

FCL Chair
Vintage Consulting, Poland 

 

Members

Hugh Tait


AECOM, Australia

Wafaa Balla Beshir Ahmed


TEKNO Consultancy, Sudan 

 

Charles Frank


CPI International ltd, Tanzania

Andre Jabir Assumpcao


TPF Engerharia, Brazil 

 

Jennifer O. Ogazie

HML Project Management OU, Estonia

Cory Wilson

McElhanney Consulting Services Ltd., Canada

 

Rafat Al Bouri


Hill International, Saudi Arabia

Jeshika Ramchund

Bosch Projects (Pty) Ltd, South Africa 

 

Michael Walker


McElhanney, Canada

Rodrigo Juarez


FOA Consulting, Mexico 

 

Lyubomir Petrov

EFCA Regional Representative
EQE Control OOD, Bulgaria

Joseph Declan Nolan

Shanghai SIP Engineering Consulting Ltd., China 

 

Oluwaseyi Adedeji Adesina


KOA Consultants Limited, Nigeria

Seyram Aguadze


Delin Consult Ltd, Ghana

 

Eleonora Smargiassi


OICE/ Lenzi Consultant, Italy

Kaveh Heshmati


SANO Consulting Engineers, Iran

 

Aymen Abdelrahman


Newtech Consulting Group, Sudan

Harold M. Chibwe

Kiran & Musonda Associates, Consulting Engineers, Zambia

 

Mahasneh Jaffar


Groupo TYPSA, Jordan

Masao Yamakawa


Yachiyo Engineering Co., Ltd, Japan 

 

Zhou Sheng

China Mobile Group Design Institute CO. LTD. (CMDI), China

Xi Li

Yellow River Engineering Consulting Co., Ltd, China

 

FIDIC Future Leaders... leading the way e-booklet 2020

FIDIC Online Business Weeks 2020 - Future Leaders symposium recording


Vision: To promote and empower FLs within the FIDIC Community to participate effectively in shaping the future of the Consulting Engineering Industry.

Mission: To provide FLs with a real space and platform to influence the strategies, policies and initiatives of FIDIC and society, by promoting the active participation in FLC to all Member Associations (MAs) of FIDIC, through a variety of initiatives and activities such as forums, events, webinars and communication channels.

FLC Business Plan

The FIDIC FLC Business Plan is approved by FIDIC Board for the purpose of providing the full details for the vision, mission, goal, objectives, values, activities, etc… of the FLC community, in addition to document all basic information that is needed to map out a strategy to focus actions. You can find it here.

FLC Reference Document Guideline 

The FIDIC FLC Reference Document is a Guideline to assist FIDIC Member Associations (MAs) in establishing a Future Leader group, and providing inspiration to existing FLs for continued development. The first edition of this Guide was issued in September 2013. You can find the fourth edition here.

FLC Newsletter

The FLC Newsletter started its journey in 2007 and continues its mission to create a real bridge between all FLs worldwide, a bridge that channels FLs ideas, interests, activities, growth, cultures & achievements. To see full details of all previous issues and to keep up-to-date on the latest FLF newsletter, please click here.  

FLC Newsletter is the young voice of FIDIC!

FLC Chairpersons

Year

FLC Chair/ Country

Members No.

2004-2006  

Kunji Akinaga /Japan 

5

2007-2008

Richard Stump/ USA 

9

2009

Alex Eyquem/ UK

10

2010

Nader Shokoufi/ Iran

12

2011-2012

Michele Kruger/ South Africa

15

2013-2014

Selena Wilson/ Canada

20

2015-2016

Manochener Azizi/ Iran 

20

2017-2018

Jomanah AlBtoush/ Jordan

31-24

2019-2020

Cosmin Tobolcea/ Romania

 

 

Apply to become a member of FIDIC's Future Leaders Council

Call for Candidates for the FIDIC Future Leaders Council for the year 2020-2023. The term of appointment shall be for a fixed period of three (3) years and may be extended by one (1) year by the Board if considered to be in FIDIC’s best interest or if a member advances to chair of the committee. More information can be found in the word document below: 

 

National Member Association FL Forums

Several FIDIC Member Associations operate successful Future Leaders groups. Activities include coordination; exchange programmes; online discussions forums; Board and committee participation; in-company young professional groups; facilitation for overseas projects.

The FIDIC Future Leaders Management Certificate

 

The FIDIC Future Leaders Management Certificate (FLMC) is a seven-month interactive training programme in business practice for future line managers, see Future Leaders Management Certificate.

Contact Us

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Italo Goyzueta

Federation Operations Director

Italo is FIDIC’s Federation Operations Director. Italo has more than 18 years’ work experience in various functions. He works with the FIDIC Board and CEO in the delivery of federation governance and membership business-related activities. He also plans, manages and provides operational support to FIDIC working committees, regional groups, the Directors and Secretaries Council, and Future Leaders groups.   

igoyzueta@fidic.org

+41 22 799 4909

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