Nexplore is an innovative company that develops technology solutions to digitize the infrastructure sector, using next generation technologies including AI, Blockchain, Computer Vision, NLP, and IoT. Nexplore was founded in 2018 by HOCHTIEF, one of the largest infrastructure construction groups worldwide.

MCSC Industry Advisory Board (IAB) Members

David KochDavid Koch

David Koch is the Chief Risk, Organization and Innovation Officer of HOCHTIEF, and the CEO of Nexplore. Until 2015, he was a partner and member of the board at the architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron, where his functions included the responsibility for the construction of the Elbe Philharmonic Hall in Hamburg.

Koch studied Architecture, Philosophy and Sociology.




Amro Sallam, AIA

As the Chief Research Officer at Nexplore, Amro Sallam is an award-winning architect and building innovation executive possessing 25+ years of expertise in driving innovative design, sustainability, building enduring partnerships, and connecting teams across various domains and multicultural lines. His career has taken him through many places and experiences, from building design and construction to software development, informal settlement research and social and environmental advocacy. As an architect, builder, technologist, and artist, Sallam is keenly aware of our responsibility to be stewards of our natural environment and its limited resources to insure its viability for future generations.