EBRD President Sir Suma Chakrabarti briefed Asia House corporate members

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) President Sir Suma Chakrabarti with Director of Corporate Affairs at Asia House Charlie Humphreys

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) President Sir Suma Chakrabarti with Asia House Director of Corporate Affairs Charlie Humphreys

EBRD President Sir Suma Chakrabarti briefed Asia House corporate members

31/03/16

By Naomi Canton

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) President Sir Suma Chakrabarti joined Asia House corporate members for a private briefing and roundtable discussion this morning at which China’s membership of the bank, Japanese investment in the countries in which EBRD works and the EBRD’s involvement in the Belt and Road project were among the topics discussed.

Corporate members represented at the table included G3, KPMG, Aggreko, Arup, Rio Tinto, Shell, Anglo American, Standard Chartered, Nikkei, Mitsui and Bupa.

naomi.canton@asiahouse.co.uk

Finance Secretary of the Philippines Mr Cesar V Purisima will give a private briefing on the current economic and political developments in the country followed by a roundtable discussion, open exclusively to Asia House corporate members on 7 April. This will be followed by a high-level conference. If you are interested in attending the conference please email samantha.deave@asiahouse.co.uk.

The newly-appointed High Commissioner of India to the UK HE Mr Navtej Sarna will brief Asia House corporate members on 4 May. For more information click here.