Salma Bin Breik

EMEA Advisory Strategic Consulting Business Group Leader


Salma is the Group Leader for the EMEA Advisory Strategic Consulting Business, which includes Movement Strategies.

Having taken on the responsibility to establish the Advisory team in the UAE in 2019, Salma and her team deliver services beyond the design and delivery of assets such as water, wastewater, transportation systems, and property and building to include business case development, asset management, infrastructure investment and economics, risk and assurance and regulation in the UK, Europe and GCC.

Working with GHD, an employee-owned multinational technical professional services firm, means working collaboratively with a globally connected network. Salma and her team collaborate with teams around the globe to solve some of the world’s biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanisation.

With over 17 years’ experience, Salma has completed a decade with GHD, where she worked as Senior Environmental Scientist and led the environment team for 9 years before taking on the role of Business Group Leader for Advisory. She delivered numerous projects on waste management, water treatment, and socio-economic impact. She also introduced and expanded the environment team to include health and safety, marine waste and social impact assessment services.

Her most recent accomplishment is being elected Board Member of the Board of Directors for GHD Middle East.