Vijay Padmanabhan

Technical Advisor (Urban), Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department

Vijay leads technical and knowledge support for the ADB’s Urban Sector Group. With 21 years of professional experience, he has led multi-sector teams in designing and delivering large and complex projects on urban development, water and sanitation in Asia-Pacific Region. Vijay currently oversees work undertaken through ADB's trust funds and programs in the urban sector. His experience also includes work on enterprise resource planning for urban local bodies; structuring and financially closing private sector projects and infrastructure bonds in the water and sanitation sector; and structuring and implementing emergency and disaster assistance projects. 

Blogs by this Author

  • ADB has supported upgrades of the metro system in Tbilisi, Georgia, since 2010.

    Building resilient cities in Asia

    Published on Saturday, 06 May 2017

    Informal settlers, water, and public transport are the three main challenges for Asia’s cities.