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Russian Union of Industialists and Entrepreneurs


Summit agenda

Global CEO Summit
Challenges and Opportunities for Global Growth
May 22, 2014
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09:30–11:00 Pavilion 3 Amphitheatre

Session 1
CHALLENGES AND SOLUTIONS: ADDRESSING OBSTACLES TO BUSINESS-DRIVEN GROWTHChief executives from the world’s leading economies will discuss key topics on the global agenda, including issues relating to international trade; investment and infrastructure; financial regulation; transparency and quality management practices; social investment; and employment.


Alexander Shokhin, President, Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs
Hans-Paul Bürkner, Chairman, The Boston Consulting Group

Address by Lord Mandelson, Chairman, Global Counsel
Address by Andrei Belousov, Aid to the President of Russia

Аlexei Mordashov
, CEO, Severstal
Roger Munnings, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Russo-British Chamber of Commerce; Independent Director, JFSC Sistema

Andrei Kostin
, President & Chairman of the Management Board, VTB Bank
Mark Otty, Member of the Global Executive Committee, Area Managing Partner EMEIA, EY

Аlexander Dyukov
, President, Gazprom Neft;
Jean-François Cirelli, President, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, GDF Suez SA

David Yakobashvili
, President, Orion Nasledie;
Erol Kiresepi, Chairman & CEO, Santa Farma

Andrei Bugrov
, Vice President, Interros Company;
Ian Colebourne, Managing Partner, Financial Advisory Services, Deloitte CIS

Vladimir Yakunin
, President, Russian Railways
Sumit Mazumdar, President-Designate, Confederation of Indian Industries; Vice Chairman & Managing Director, TIL Ltd

Front row participants:

Suryo Sulisto, Chairman, Kadin Indonesia
Jean-Pascal Tricoire, Chairman & CEO, Schneider Electric
Yermolai Solzhenitsyn, Director, McKinsey Russia
Artem Kudryavtsev, President, Company TransTeleCom

11:00–11:30 Pavilion 3 Amphitheatre

Coffee break

11:30–13:00 Pavilion 3 Amphitheatre

Session 2
TRANSLATING CHALLENGES INTO OPPORTUNITIES: ACTING TOGETHERA discussion of the systemic issues related to improving the business environment and investment climate, de-offshorising the Russian economy, and Russia’s financial system development in line with the priorities of the global economic agenda.


Viktor Vekselberg, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Renova Group; President, Skolkovo Foundation
Eckhard Cordes, Chairman, Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations

Address by Alexei Ulyukayev, Minister of Economic Development of Russia
Address by Anton Siluanov, Minister of Finance of Russia

Interventions by global CEOs:

Jean-Pascal Tricoire, Chairman & CEO, Schneider Electric
J. Paul Rollinson, CEO, Kinross Gold Corporation
Frans van Houten, Chairman of the Board of Management & CEO, Royal Philips
Olaf G. Koch, Chairman of the Management Board, METRO AG
Philippe Pegorier, Chairman, Association of European Businesses (AEB); Country President for Russia, Ukraine and Belarus, Alstom LLC
Jorgen Kildahl, Member of the Management Board, E.ON
Tapio Kuula, President & CEO, Fortum
Shiv Vikram Khemka, Vice Chairman, CEO, SUN Group
Christophe de Margerie, Chairman & CEO, Total

Front row participants:

Oleg Goshchansky, Chairman and Managing Partner, KPMG in Russia and the CIS
Kirill Dmitriev, Chief Executive Officer, Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF)
Mikhail Kuzovlev, President, Chairman of the Management Board, Bank of Moscow OJSC
Vladislav Soloviev, First Deputy CEO, Member of the Board, RUSAL


• Enhancing business contribution to economic growth: challenges and solutions;
• Addressing obstacles to business-driven growth;
• Improving business environment, harmonization of Russian legislation with the OECD standards;
• Main economic policies and improvement of investment climate;
• Deoffshorization of the Russian economy.

13:00–14:00 Pavilion 20-2

Lunch for Summit participants

14:30–15:30 Pavilion 3 Amphitheatre

CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF COOPERATING WITH RUSSIA: THE VIEW OF BUSINESSMeeting of the International Council for Cooperation and Investment within RSPP with the participation of Igor Shuvalov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, and Andrei Belousov, Aid to the President of the Russian Federation


Alexander Shokhin, President, Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs
Reiner Hartmann, Head of Moscow Representative Office, E.ON Global Commodities SE, Member of the Honorary Council, Association of European Businesses (AEB)

Addresses by heads of business associations:

Roger Munnings, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Russo-British Chamber of Commerce; Independent Director, JFSC Sistema
Lou Naumovski, Chairman of the National Board of Directors, Canada Eurasia Russia Business Association
Michael Harms, Chairman of the Board, Russian-German Chamber of Commerce
Sammy Kotwani, President, Indian Business Alliance
Daniel A. Russell, President and CEO, U.S.-Russia Business Council
Rizanur Meral, President, Confederation of Businessmen and Industrialists of Turkey (TUSKON)
Mirja Tiri, CEO, Finnish-Russian Chamber of Commerce
Bernardo Sanchez Incera, Co-chairman, Russia-France Business Cooperation Council; Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Societe Generale SA

Front row participants:

Sven Magnus Brannstrom, Chief Executive Officer, Oriflame Cosmetics SA
Yaroslav Lissovolik, Member of the Management Board, Chief Economist, Head of Research Department, Deutsche Bank Ltd
David Gray, Managing Partner for Russia, PricewaterhouseCoopers Russia BV
Vladimir Gruzdev, Governor of the Tula Region
Pavel Shinsky, General Director, French-Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Alexis Rodzianko, President & CEO, American Chamber of Commerce in Russia