JCC Business Roundtable in Geneva
JCC organized a business roundtable on November 14, 2013 to discuss how to secure financing, win contracts and protect investments in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Central Asia through the World Bank and other International Financial Institutions. The event was ably moderated by Madam Anne Bauty, Vice President of JCC and Former Ambassador of Switzerland in Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan.
Randy Grodman, President, International Development Opportunities - IDO, examined Business opportunities for Swiss companies in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Central Asia, through public sector projects financed by The World Bank, the European Bank for Reconstructionand Development (EBRD), and the regional development banks. Public procurement processes:How to submit responsive bids and proposals were presented by Robert Jourdain, Founder & Managing Director, RJ Governance Systems Sarl. Finally, Fernand Pillonel, Director Tajikistan, ECOM Trading, and former Head of EBRD Uzbekistan, shared his unique "inside-outside” perspective on working effectively with EBRD and international financial insitutions.