Full Name

Susanna Zammataro

Director General
International Road Federation (IRF)


Susanna is the Director General of the International Road Federation (IRF) in Geneva, Switzerland, and has the responsibility to lead and manage the organisation.

Established in 1948, IRF is a membership-based organisation, representing leading corporate and institutional players drawn from the road and mobility sectors worldwide. Its mission is to promote the development of road networks that enable access and sustainable mobility for all. www.irfnet.ch

Named as one of the Most Remarkable Women in Transport by TUMI, Susanna is an untiring advocate for road safety. She is a member of the Advisory Board of the FIA High-Level Panel on Road Safety and serves as Chairperson of the “Safer Roads and Mobility” Pillar of the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration Group (UNRSC).

Building capacity at all levels and facilitating multi-stakeholder partnerships are central to her work and that of IRF. Hence, Susanna has been involved since its inception in Sustainable Mobility for All (SuM4All) an initiative led by the World Bank and federating 55 leading stakeholders from the transport sector. She currently serves as a Steering Committee Member and co-leads the WG on road safety (together with Michelin) after having also co-led the WG on data sharing (together with WBCSD). Together with Essilor, she is currently animating a Community of Interest on Safe & Healthy Streets in the framework of the Movin’On ecosystem. 


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