Simisola Elegba is a Transportation Engineer with nearly 10 concurrent years’ work experience. She works as a Bus Systems Engineer at the Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) contributing towards the success of strategic transportation goals, objectives and plans via the implementation of various transport interventions in Lagos State.
Simisola specialises in Transport Systems deployment – Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and has been instrumental in the optimization of the first Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) in sub-Saharan Africa as well as in the implementation of the first, integrated Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) and Centralized Electronic Payment Collection System for Public Transportation in Lagos, Nigeria.
She is a Registered Engineer in Nigeria (COREN) and is a member of the American Society of Engineers (ASCE), Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) and Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE).
Simisola believes transportation plays a key role in re-vitalizing the economy of any nation thereby resulting in increased prosperity and better livelihood for the citizens and she has the personal objective of improving the lives of Nigerians through optimized technology-driven transportation