26
July
2021
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10:36
Europe/Amsterdam

YVR Announces Sany Zein as the nominee of Engineers and Geoscientists of BC to our Board

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Vancouver Airport Authority (YVR), Chair Annalisa King is pleased to announce the election of Sany Zein to the Board of Directors. Sany was nominated by Engineers and Geoscientists of BC.

Sany Zein is a Professional Engineer and senior executive with a specialization in transportation. Over a career spanning more than 30 years, he has worked in the private and public sectors, and on transportation infrastructure projects—from rail rapid transit to bridge mega-projects—across Canada and in the United States. Sany is currently Vice President, Transit and Transportation for Western Canada with Jacobs. Prior to that he was Vice President for Infrastructure Management and Engineering at TransLink, where he was responsible for a $13.5 billion asset portfolio and delivering the capital project components of the Metro Vancouver region’s $9 billion investment plan. Sany also served as a Director on the Board of Coast Mountain Bus Company.

Sany has taught civil engineering at the university levels and held leadership positions with several national and international organizations. He is a Fellow of Engineers Canada.

Vancouver Airport Authority is a community-based, not-for-profit organization that manages YVR. More information on the Airport Authority Board and its Directors can be found on our Leadership and Accountability page.