Business Practice Leadership Committee (BPLC)



The FIDIC Business Practice Leadership Committee (BPLC) (“the Committee”) is a working committee of FIDIC appointed by the FIDIC Board, whose primary functions are to:

  • Monitor and identify changes in business practices and innovations on a global basis.
  • Identify issues to which FIDIC should contribute original work or can co-ordinate and present existing global knowledge.
  • Develop FIDIC’s value proposition for business practice in the Consulting Engineering industry.
  • Advise the FIDIC Board and Secretariat on all aspects of Business Practice in the global Consulting Engineering industry.
Full details of purpose and activities can be found in the Terms of Reference below.

Terms of Reference (ToR)


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Responsible FIDIC Board Members

Luis Villarroya

Primary responsibility

James Mwangi

Secondary responsibility



Andrew Read

New Zealand (chair)

Chris Newcomb 

Canada (vice chair)

Fatma Cölasan

Turkey (vice chair)

Kaoru Kariya


Dave DeLizza 


Mark Steiner


KyungSoo Jeon

South Korea

Serdar Hakkaçırmaz


Mads Brandt Rasmussen


FLAC Observer                    Denmark


BPLC Standing Task Groups 


Committee Publications



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.

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