Balabhaskar Reddy Bathula

Dr B. Balabhaskara Reddy is currently an Advisor at Strategy, Policy and Partnerships Department of Asian Development Bank (ADB) in Manila, Philippines. Dr. Reddy having specialized in transport infrastructure, manages, and monitors multi-sector projects, portfolio, results, and quality of operations and advises on the improvement of overall operations management for results through quality infrastructure development.

He holds a Doctorate degree in Civil - Pavement Engineering from Bangalore University, a Master’s degree in Transportation Engineering and a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Kakatiya University in India.


Dr. Reddy worked as consultant in India for civil and transport infrastructure development during 1997 – 2001, and worked for highway and transportation, and infrastructure development projects in UK, Jamaica, UAE, during 2001- 2007 and contributed to the development of environment, economic and financial sustainable civil and transport infrastructure. He attained `Chartered Civil Engineer’ accreditation from UK engineering council, in 2003.

As Development Professional in ADB, since 2008, contributed significantly to the development of socially, environmentally, and economically sustainable infrastructure in India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Sri Lanka, and 14 Pacific island countries; and provided capacity development programs to government’s agencies, policy dialogues, institutional reforms, and project implementation to complete projects on time for results of sustained and inclusive growth, contributing towards poverty reduction and improving lives of people