International Road Federation (IRF )

Subu Kamal

Subu Kamal

Senior Manager Clean and Urban Mobility, ERTICO 

Subu Kamal is a leading, new-generation expert in road asset management systems, renowned for effectively implementing technology and data best practices to achieve tangible results. As the Head of Product Management & Partnerships at TRL Software, Subu spearheads the development of scalable, digital products that empower nations and cities of all sizes, from large countries to smaller towns and even futuristic connected and autonomous urban centres. TRL’s software products, including iROADS Digital Road Asset Management platform, play a critical role in alleviating congestion, reducing fatalities, and lowering carbon emissions, all while optimizing resource utilization. 

The iROADS platform demonstrates Subu’s technical expertise road asset management domain. It has significantly improved the efficiency and environmental sustainability of road networks, serving both urban and rural areas. Recently, under Subu’s leadership, the successful implementation of iROADS across the UK’s Strategic Road Network displayed the platform’s adaptability and effectiveness in managing complex road infrastructures. Subu has also pioneered the implementation of iROADS in Low- and Middle-Income countries, addressing climate change impacts and ensuring sustainability in varied environments. 

A Computer Science graduate with an MBA in Information Systems, Subu brings nearly 20 years of experience across six countries and over 20 engagements, including South Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the U.K. This vast experience gives Subu a comprehensive global perspective in road asset management, making him adept at meeting the diverse needs of different regions.