nima Virtual Spring Conference 2024 / Speakers / Dr Anita Soni

Dr Anita Soni

Pre-Construction BIM Lead & Deputy Head of BIM, Skanska

Anita is a digital transformation leader in the construction industry, utilising data and information management (IM) tools & processes to enhance design and construction productivity through BIM, Engineering Survey & Geospatial solutions.

She has a proven track record of leading and delivering BIM processes on multi-sector mega & large infrastructure projects across the project lifecycle. She has a passion for problem solving across multiple disciplines and delivering integrated data-driven solutions, e.g. As-Built BIM process. Anita is currently the Preconstruction BIM Lead, developing the BIM & IM strategy, including the utilisation of innovative solutions leveraging GeoBIM to consume multi-disciplinary project data and information to inform better decision making.

Anita has an Engineering Doctorate from UCL in Geomatic Engineering, which successfully delivered fit for purpose innovations at Network Rail. She also has an MEng in Geospatial and Environmental Information Management and an MRes in Virtual Environments, Imaging & Visualisation.