Nabil Abou-Rahme

Nabil Abou-Rahme has been named chief research officer for the Bentley Institute’s Digital Advancement Academies. Bentley Systems said in a statement that Abou-Rahme will lead the company’s efforts in “digital advancement research, collaborating with government, university, and industry visionaries to promote innovative solutions for advancing infrastructure.” He joins Bentley from the global consultancy firm Mott MacDonald, where he was head and smart infrastructure and global practice leader for data science. Abou-Rahme holds a PhD in Bayesian statistics from the University of Southhampton, an MS from University College London, and a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Imperial College London.