IoD - 'Doing Successful Business in Brazil'

14 July 2011


July 11 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Grant Thornton. 30 Finsbury Square. London EC2P 2YU

This was a joint event between the IoD, The City UK and The Brazilian Chamber of Commerce

This joint event brought together a panel of experts who spoke on the various important aspects of undertaking successful business in or with Brazil. The first part of the event involved short presentations followed by a questions and comments section allowing for an exchange of ideas and thoughts. The evening concluded with networking drinks.


18:00 – Arrival & Welcome Drinks

18:30 – Welcome by Colin Johnson, Director on behalf of Grant Thornton

18:35 – Introductions

·        David Wootton, Partner, Allen & Overy on behalf of IoD City & TheCity UK

·        Richard Britain, Partner, Clyde & Co on behalf of the Brazilian Chamber

18:40 – Presentations to begin:

·        Introductions - David Stringer-Lamarre, Managing Director – Fortis Consulting, London

·        Investment opportunities - Martin Raven, Director, Martin Raven Consultancy

·        Business Cultures - Debora Chobanian , Cross Cultural Specialist, Fortis Consulting,  London

·        Legal Issues - Richard Britain, Partner, Clyde & Co

19:15 – Questions & Answers

19:35 – Final comments and Thanks

 19:40 – Networking & Refreshments

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