Steve Beatty is the leader of the KPMG Infrastructure practice for the Americas. He has a BBA from Wilfrid Laurier University, an MBA from York University and over 25 years experience with KPMG. He is a member of the Revenue and Finance Committee Transportation Research Board (U.S. National Academy of Sciences). For over 25 years, Steve has led many major infrastructure transactions and has advised both public and private sector clients extensively in privatization strategy, transportation planning, PPP policy development and project financing. He has assisted public sector clients in project scoping, process design, process execution, and negotiation with private developers. For private sector clients, his assistance has included business strategies, financing approaches, and preparation of bids related to highway and other infrastructure projects. His experience includes numerous projects in roads, airports, water, wastewater, healthcare and utilities across five continents.