Mike Van Tonder

Mike Van Tonder

Mike van Tonder is a Past President of ITSSA and is the Expertise Leader: Transport Planning and ITS at Zutari (Pty) Ltd located in KwaZulu-Natal responsible for Transportation Planning, ITS and Transportation Infrastructure.

Mike is a civil engineer specializing in intelligent transport systems (ITS), road safety, traffic engineering, transportation planning, public transport and project management.  He has been involved in all types of ITS, traffic, transportation and road safety projects predominantly in South Africa, Lesotho, Botswana, Zambia, Malawi, Senegal, Nigeria, Ghana and the DRC, as well as in the UK whilst resident there for 3 years. His project experience ranges from transportation reviews and policy development for national governments to local traffic impact assessments for private developers.

Since 2005 he has focused predominantly on the design, implementation and project management of ITS and Public Transport projects in Africa, Middle East, Asia and Australia.

With his extensive experience in ITS, road safety and public transport he has recently and currently project manages several large ITS projects in South Africa as well as working on projects in the rest of Africa and the Middle East.