Ricover, Andy

Air Transport and PPP Expert, World Bank

Ricover, Andy

Air Transport and PPP Expert, World Bank

Biography

ANDY RICOVER
AIR TRANSPORT SPECIALIST (ECONOMICS-FINANCE)
Andy Ricover, BA Economics, MBA, is an air transport specialist with an experience of 25 years in air transport economics, privatization, aviation policy, traffic forecasting, regulation, business due diligence and valuation analysis. He has worked in over 200 air transport projects in 91 countries for major consultancy firms, operators, bid consortiums, governments, law firms and development agencies.
He has advised airports, airlines and air traffic control providers, regulators and civil aviation authorities, and has participated in many institutional reforms in the air transport sector, in the review and formulation of aviation policies, in the examination and design of regulatory frameworks and carried out extensive traffic forecasting studies and market analyses. He has advised the public and the private sectors on numerous PPP processes at all different stages, from design (institutional, strategic and regulatory setting) through implementation, for the public and for the private sector, on airports and airlines. As an expert witness, he has provided written and oral testimony in several arbitration cases concerning airports and airlines (ICSID, UNCITRAL and ICC jurisdictions). Ricover is also a regular speaker at conferences and is an active training lecturer at universities.
He has worked in air transport projects in the following countries: Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia i Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Fiji Islands, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Liberia, Macau, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Mexico, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, Palestinian Authority, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Sao Tome and Principe, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, USA, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, and Zimbabwe.
Ricover speaks Spanish, English, Portuguese, and Hebrew and is conversant in French. cschlumberger@worldbank.org