Cristina Savian

CEO & Founder, BE-WISE

Cristina has two decades experience in the civil engineering and technology industries, working on projects ranging from traffic management schemes through to transport planning for major events such as the London 2012 Olympics. Cristina’s achievements led her to be head hunted by Autodesk, where she was responsible for global technical and commercial leadership roles across Europe and America. Cristina is now focused on driving adoption of technology in the construction and property industries via her London based consultancy firm.

A regular guest speaker at industry events and holds judge and board positions on engineering and construction panels such leading the Digital Twin stream for the IET built environment industry panel and was co-lead for the business case streamed at the UK BIM Alliance.

Cristina is also an official Ambassador for gender diversity and inclusion programs and due to publish a white paper on “Tackling Gender Diversity in the Construction Industry” with the Wo+Men's Leadership Centre at Judge Business School, University of Cambridge as well as being part of several Industry initiatives aiming at promoting gender parity, such as Advance and Promote Lead of Women in BIM(WIB), Global Women in Technology executive team (GWiT), and Women in PropTech.