Robert McBride P. Eng., MCIP, RPP
Senior Transportation Consultant

Robert is a senior transportation planning and engineering consultant, who was employed at BA Group from 1975 to 2016. Robert served as the company’s Chief Executive for 21 years between 1991 and 2012.

Robert is a Professional Engineer in Ontario (designated as a Consulting Engineer in Ontario since 1987), a Fellow of the Institute of Transportation Engineers, a Member of the Canadian Institute of Planners, and a Registered Professional Planner.

To every project, Robert applies his 40 + years of experience developing creative and practical solutions to complex urban transportation challenges. Robert’s services include: regional and city transportation planning; financial planning for transportation infrastructure projects; and transportation planning for large scale urban development.

Robert served as the Senior Transportation Consultant on the Amman Master Plan team. The Greater Amman Municipality of Jordan was awarded the 2007 World Leadership Award for Town Planning in recognition of the Master Plan. In 2010, Amman began implementation of the rapid transit concept articulated in the Master Plan.

Robert has advised extensively for many years on Toronto’s waterfront, working closely with Waterfront Toronto, Waterfront Regeneration Trust, Royal Commission on the Future of the Toronto Waterfront, City of Toronto and a number of private sector land owners.

Robert has served as Chair of the Greater Toronto Transportation Conference, and President of the Toronto Section of the Institute of Transportation Engineers, and as President of Simcoe (Toronto) Chapter of Lambda Alpha International (LAI) (an Honorary, Multidisciplinary and Global Society for the Advancement of Land Economics). Robert currently serves as International President of LAI with its 2500 members in 25 chapters in cities around the world.