Andreas Markides

Andreas Markides, Managing Director at Markides Associates

Andreas was President of the Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation in for 2017 – 18 and is experienced in the planning, design and management of major development projects, urban extensions and town centre regeneration schemes. He has also been involved in the design and supervision of infrastructure works.

The theme for Andreas’ year is ‘Creating Better Places’ which supports CIHT’s vision of ‘World-class transportation infrastructure and services’.

He has worked for several private and public sector clients in the UK as well as overseas. In the UK he has worked for Local Authorities as expert witness at public inquiries; his clients also include many housebuilders, Land Securities, Countryside Properties, Network Rail (Property), Grainger plc and many more.

Andreas had been on the Board of Colin Buchanan for twelve years and he was its Chairman for the period 2009-2011. He was a founding partner of Odyssey Markides and is currently a Managing Director at Markides Associates.

Andreas has been an active member of the Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation for close to 15 years. He has been a Trustee for the last 3 years and he was Chair of the Greater London branch for the period 2005-2007.

He is on the Transport Panel of the Institution of Civil Engineers and is also a founding member of the Academy of Urbanism. In 2014 he acted as Planning Commissioner for the island of Cyprus.