Direct Investment in China
- 12 Sep 2012
- 12 noon - 1pm (11:30am registration)
- Chamber of Commerce Meeting Centre - 244 Pall Mall Street
- $25.00 +HST ($35.00 +HST for non-members)
Join us at the London Chamber of Commerce Meeting Centre for an informative seminar on direct investment in China featuring keynote speaker, Mr. Mark Kruger, Minister-Counsellor, Representative of Finance Canada Head of Section (Economics and Finance) Embassy of Canada, Beijing aswell as an expert panel.
Mr. Kruger oversees the economic and financial analysis and reporting undertaken at the Embassy. He is responsible for engaging the Chinese authorities on a broad array on economic issues including macroeconomic and financial policy as well as topics that have a significant impact on Canada's interests.
Mark has been working in the Canadian Embassy since September 2006. Prior to moving to Beijing, Mr. Kruger was Senior Advisor to the Canadian Executive Director at the International Monetary Fund from Jan 2003 to August 2006. From 1989 to 2003, Mr. Kruger held a number of positions in the Bank of Canada, including Assistant Chief in the Banks' International Department, where he was responsible for international financial policy and emerging market issues. Mr. Kruger began his career working for the Alberta Petroleum Marketing Commission in Calgary, Alberta.
A working lunch is included in this event.
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