Aydagne Zelleke W.

Engineering Manager |Transport Infrastructure |Roads Engineer |PMO |Bilingual |PRINCE2 |PMP

Master's DegreeAddis Ababa Unversity

Niamey, Niger


Aydagne Zelleke (BSc Civ Eng; MSc Civ Eng; PHE; MEACE) - Senior Transportation Engineering Manager: Civil Engineer, Project Manager and Project Director with 27 years of solid experience in transport infrastructure engineering/management. Being multilingual, I acquired experience in Anglophone and Francophone Africa [16 countries] in a cross-disciplinary mix of engineering and management tasks: planning, feasibility studies, detail design, administration and management of infrastructure projects. My notable responsibilities include: project management, geometric/drainage/pavement design, material investigation, preparation of engineering drawings, BOQ, specifications, contract documents, construction supervision. I am proficient in AutoCAD Civil3D, Eaglepoint, Alizé-LCPC (Sétra), HDM4, MS Project Recent assignments: Gibb Team Leader/DPM: Isaka - Kigali - Musongati - Multinational Railway Feasibility Study- overall engineering study, bi-lingual project documentation and presentation (English/French) in 3 countries - (AfDB-financed) - Tanzania-Rwanda-Burundi (2008 - 09) Project Manager: Detail Design and Tender document preparation for Bugesera International Airport - Rwanda (2009-10) Project Manager: Technico-economic Feasibility Studies and Detail Design Documentation for Ndende-Tchibanga Road (AfDB-financed) - Gabon (2010-11) Highway Design Engineer/DRE: (Tororo-Mbale-Soroti Road (length: 150km) - Uganda (2011-12) Resident Engineer: Multinational Road Athi-river-Namanga/One Stop Border Post project (AfDB/JIKA-financed) - Kenya/Tanzania (2013-14) Team Leader: Transport Facilitation Project (EU-financed) - Nigeria/Benin (Lagos-Abidjan Transport Corridor (2014 -15) Project Director: Detail Design of Garissa-Isiolo road - (LAPSSET - Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopia Transport Corridor (2015-17)) - Kenya Project Director - Consultancy Services for the Design & Supervision of the Asphaltic Concrete Overlay of Abakaliki – Mbok (Ogoja Junction) & Ikom – Mfum Roads along the Bamenda (Cameroon) – Enugu (Nigeria) Road Corridor (2018- 2019) I take a keen interest in people working around me. I speak/write in 6 languages. As a hobby, I enjoy discovering cultures, and reading/writing with an eclectic range of interests.


  • architecture / design
  • engineering
  • roads
  • public transportation
  • procurement process
  • ethiopia
  • nigeria
  • benin
  • kenya
  • rwanda
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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