LEADERSHIP

Asia Infrastructure Solutions is led by a team of highly experienced and capable leaders who have decades of experience in leading some of the most complex projects and programmes around the world. 

Barry Sum

Chief Executive Officer, Asia Infrastructure Solutions

Barry brings nearly three decades of robust leadership experience to the role, specializing in civil and social infrastructure projects across Asia. He has been involved in many major infrastructure projects with Public Works Departments, MTRCL, and private developers in Hong Kong and is highly familiar with both the public infrastructure market and the private sector in Southeast Asia (including Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Myanmar, the Philippines, and Singapore).

Before joining AIS, he had a successful tenure at Hong Kong MTR Corporation Limited from 2019 to November 2023 as General Manager – New Territories (Projects), overseeing the full project life cycle of the delivery of new railway extension projects in the New Territories. Prior to this, Barry was with AECOM (and its legacy company, Maunsell) from 1995 to 2019, serving as Senior Vice President and leading the strategic development of the transportation business in Asia.

Barry is also active in various industry societies. He was the Chairman and Vice-Chairman of the Association of Consulting Engineers of HK, Secretary of the HKIE Civil Discipline Advisory Panel, a committee member of the HKIE Geotechnical Division, and past Chairman of the Association of Geotechnical and Geo-environmental Specialists (HK). He also participates in various HKIE sub-committees.

Barry holds a Master of Science (Geotechnical) and a Bachelor of Engineering in Civil & Structural Engineering, both from the University of Hong Kong.