Sophia Chen - Senior Transportation Planner

Contact details:
     09 970 3862   |  |  

Registrations & Qualifications

  • Master of Engineering Studies (currently studying)
  • Bachelor of Planning (Honours)
  • Level 1 Basic Traffic Controller
  • Environmental management and business sustainability training, New Zealand
  • AUSTRICS transport modelling/scheduling software training, Australia
  • EMS internal auditor training, New Zealand


  • Intermediate Member of New Zealand Planning Institute (Int. NZPI)
  • Student Member of Engineering New Zealand
  • Member of Engineering New Zealand Transportation Group
Sophia Chen

Sophia is a Transportation Planner with four years’ experience in transportation planning and engineering. At Flow, Sophia has been involved in a number of significant projects, most notably the Auckland Downtown Infrastructure Development Programme for the 36th America’s Cup, Asia-Pacific Economic Forum (APEC), and Te Matatini in 2021. Key projects include Downtown Ferry Basin Redvelopment, Quay Steet Strengthening, Downtown Public Space, Quay Street Enhancement, downtown bus interchange designs, and other preparatory works. Her main responsibilities include undertaking transport planning and traffic engineering designs, providing technical advice, as well as preparing Transport Assessments, Integrated Transport Assessments, Transport Management Plans, and Construction Traffic Managment Plans.