Brian Capati
Urban Development Specialist, Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA)

Brian Capati is a municipal engineer with more than 15 years of experience in construction and project management. He joined CDIA in June 2014 and has since managed 22 project preparation studies in the sectors of water supply and sanitation, flood and drainage, solid waste management, and urban renewal in 11 countries in Asia and the Pacific.


Integrating capacity building and human-centered interventions into the preparation of infrastructure projects helps cities meet sustainable goals.

Case Study

In the People’s Republic of China, rehabilitation of the Simao River took an ecological and green development path and was integrated into city plans.