Nader Saffari
Nader Saffari
head of geotechnics
London Underground

Nader Saffari is a principal geotechnical engineer with Honours degree in civil engineering and a master’s degree and PhD from Imperial College and University of Surrey, respectively.  

He has over 33 years’ experience in civil and geotechnical engineering working on design and construction of a wide range of major projects both in the UK and overseas.

Over the last 18 years he has been working on the management of London Underground Earth Structures and he is currently accountable as the Profession Head for engineering standard and performance of earth structures on LU network as well as the Head of Geotechnical Engineering for TfL.

Nader is a chartered Civil Engineer and a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers.