Doing Business with Russia
Canada Eurasia Russia Business Association (CERBA) Presents
“Russia: A Tough Place to Do Business, A Great Place to Make Money”
With respect to the countries’ political relationship, the occasional strains of bilateral Canada-Russia relations tend to dominate public attention, while the commercial efforts of Canadian and Russian firms are quietly yielding considerable success and profit on the ground. What exactly is happening in Russia behind the headlines? What are the impacts of current political events for investors and businesses seeking Russian opportunities? What are the most promising sectors for increased trade and investment ties between Canada and Russia, and how can the governments of both countries support more rapid expansion of direct investment flows?
Lou Naumovski, Vice-President and General Director, Moscow Office, Russia, Kinross Gold Corp.
Sergey Belyakov, Deputy Minister of Economic Development, Russian Federation
Chris Weafer, Senior Partner, Macro Advisory, Russian Federation
David Evans, Managing Partner, Sawatzky Group of Companies
Robert Fotheringham, Founding Partner, Fotheringham + Fang, and Chair, CERBA Toronto Chapter
Michael R. McAdoo, Vice-President, Strategy and International Business Development, Bombardier Aerospace