James Leather

Chief of the Transport Sector Group
Asian Development Bank
Profile / Bio: 

James is the Chief of the Transport Sector Group at the Asian Development Bank. He has 30 years of experience in transport, working internationally with development organizations, governments, private sector and research institutions. He leads ADBs transport sector operations and overseas the strategic direction of ADBs knowledge, technical and financial support to its developing member countries and partners. He obtained his Master of Science in transport planning and engineering from the Institute of Transport Studies, Leeds University (UK).


Title Date Learning Materials Topic
ADB Business Opportunities (Transport) 09 September 2020 Slides Transport
ADB Business Opportunities (Transport) 19 August 2020 Slides Transport
ADB Business Opportunities (Transport) 09 December 2020 Slides Transport
Transport (Southeast Asia) 23 March 2017 Slides ADB Administration and Governance, Transport
Transport (Overview) 16 November 2009 Slides Transport
Information, Communications, and Technology (Overview) 16 November 2009 Slides ICT
Transport (Overview) 28 March 2019 Slides Transport
Infrastructure Sustainability: A Shift of Priorities Towards Lifecycle Cost and Maintenance 21 May 2019 Slides Transport
Cross Sectoral Collaboration:​ Road Safety as an Example 28 August 2019 Slides Capacity Development, Education, Transport
ADB Business Opportunities (Transport) 17 September 2020 Slides Transport