FIDIC Adjudicators Search - Mr. Henry Musonda

First Name
Last Name
Global Regions
Sub-Saharan Africa
Country Residence
Educational Qualifications
 MSc Construction Law and Arbitration University of Aberdeen, Scotland [2014]
 MEng in Construction Management (2008), University of Zambia.
 Certificate of Competence (Confederation of British Industries, CBI, 1988-89)
 University of Zambia (1985) - BEng degree in Civil Engineering
Professional qualifications
Membership of Professional Institutions:
Fellow of the Chartered Institution of Arbitrators (FCIArb)
Corporate Panel Member –Dispute Board Foundation (UK)
Listed on FIDIC President’s list of International Adjudicators (2006)
Accreditation as a FIDIC Trainer [2014] – FIDIC Contract Suite, Project Management
Listed on DRBF President’s list of International Dispute Resolvers (USA)
Reviewer of the FIDIC Contracts 2017 – Construction, Plant and Design, and EPC Contracts

Past President, Engineering Institution of Zambia (2009 – 2012)
Chairman of the Association of Consulting Engineers of Zambia (2005- 9)
Registered Engineer of Zambia (REng)
Fellow of the Engineering Institution of Zambia (FEIZ)
Member of the Association of Consulting Engineers of Zambia (MConsEZ)
Certified Arbitrator, Adjudicator & Mediator (Zambia)
Member of the Association of Arbitrators of Zambia (MAAZ)
Current employment status
Managing Director – Kiran & Musonda Associates, Consulting Engineers (Zambia); Contract Specialist including Arbitration, Adjudication and Expert Witness; Available for appointments worldwide and willing to travel as required.
Particular technical expertise
Building and Civil Engineering, Geotechnics and foundations, Infrastructure, Railways, Bridges, Road and Storm water Defence Works, Waste Treatment and Pumping Plant
Present position
Projects Director / Team Leader / Highway Engineer, Kiran & Musonda Associates, Consulting Engineers;
Positions held
o Surveys and detailed structural works designs and construction supervision involving improvements,
renovations, rehabilitation and new infrastructure - Industrial plants, warehouses, multi-storey office blocks,
shopping malls, deep foundations, pre-stressed and reinforced concrete bridges, drainage and retaining
structures, water supply infrastructure - pipelines, reservoirs and access road projects;
o Techno-economic studies and detailed engineering design and construction supervision of Rural (gravel) and
Urban (bitumen surfaced) Roads involving surveys, maintenance, repair, upgrading and new works - patching
of potholes and surface defects, sealing surface with slurry and chip & spray seals, hot asphalt; reshaping and
regravelling unpaved roads, soil stabilisation, drainage structures and other associated works;
o SATCC specifications for roads and bridges and administration of claims assessments for civil works contracts;
and Preparation, examination and administration of tender dossiers for works, supplies and consultancy
services including (paved and unpaved) roads, bridges and building contracts.
Dispute resolution experience
Particular Dispute Boards and Arbitration Expertise
More than 32 years of relevant practical and professional in Zambia, SADC region & the U. K. with
management, administration, planning, coordinating, quality assurance & control technical/environmental
studies, surveys, designs, Preparation of specifications and contract administration of European
Development Funds (EDF), World Bank, DANIDA, BADEA, AfDB funded projects and FIDIC
conditions of contract. , specifications, tender documentation, construction supervision and contract
administration and resolution of construction disputes, financial control, training, maintenance
management, Construction Dispute Adjudication, Arbitration and Mediation.
Botswana, Ethiopia, Lesotho, Malawi, Tanzania, United Republic of, Uganda, United Kingdom, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Other panel listings
Experienced Chairman/Sole/member of Dispute Boards, adjudication and arbitration tribunals,
negotiation and mediation panels.
Resolution of Construction Disputes & FIDIC Conditions of Contract (Road Agencies – Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia
and Zimbabwe, World Bank seminars)* ADR methods* Dispute Boards*Construction Claims* Chartered Institute
of Arbitrators accredited Trainer.

Management and Resolution of construction disputes in Zambia a paper published by the Journal of Legal
Affairs and Dispute Resolution in Engineering and Construction, ASCE [2010] – authors Musonda H and
Muya M.

Reviewer of the FIDIC 2017 Suite of Contracts – Red, Yellow and Silver books