Virtual Event
Virtual Event

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Event Date Tue Mar 23 UTC - Wed Mar 24 UTC (over 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Mar 23 6:00am - Wed Mar 24 2:15pm
Region All

Understand how the industry is navigating insurance capacity and risk appetite, changing banking regulations, debt sustainability, the growing role of multilaterals and the state of sustainable finance across export finance.

Network with senior leaders from key stakeholder groups, including multilateral development banks, ECAs, commercial banks, insurers and brokers. Understand how leaders around the world are successfully managing evolving challenges, and the subsequent impact on your business.


2021 Speakers


Vinco David
Secretary General, Berne Union

Lise Kessler
Managing Director, Global Head of Credit Risk Insurance, Credit Agricole

Marc Auboin
Economic Research Counsellor, World Trade Organisation

Matthew Beckett
Assistant General Manager, Insurance Placement, SMBC

Catherine Aubert
Head of Trade Credit & Political Risk Insurance, Société Générale

Diana Smallridge
President, International Financial Consulting

Sébastien Heurteux
Deputy Head Portfolio Management Solutions, BNP Paribas

Sian Aspinall
Joint Managing Director, BPL Global

Euan Marshall
Global Head of Syndications, International Finance Corporation

Robert Nijhout
Executive Director, International Credit Insurance & Surety Association

Craig Weitz
Principal: Export Credit Finance, Nedbank

Jared Kotler
Head of Credit and Political Risk, The Hartford

Carole Macaire-Freynet
Global Head of Syndication-Distribution, Natixis

Stefan Karlsson
Head Analyst and Deputy Director, EKN

Saqib Mustafa
Senior Product Manager, Santander CIB

Duarte Pedreira
Head of Emerging & Frontier Markets FIG, Crown Agents Bank

Shailesh Kumar
‎Head of Country, Credit, and Economic Research, The Hartford

Pizzaro Lukhanda
Regional Underwriter – Southern Africa, African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI)

Pekka Karkovirta
Chair, the Participants to the Arrangement on Officially Supported Export Credits, OECD

Daniel de Búrca
Head of Public Affairs, International Credit Insurance & Surety Association

Francesca Beomonte
Global Head of Structured Trade & Export Finance, UniCredit

Mike Holley
Strategic Advisor, SCHUMANN

Amar Pradhan
Director, Mobility Impact Partners

Darias Jonker
Director, Africa, Eurasia Group

Adam Connaker
Director, Innovative Finance, The Rockefeller Foundation

Rudolf Putz
Head Trade Facilitation Programme, The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

Hussein Sefian
Founding Partner, Acre Capital

Michael Morris
Partner, Clyde & Co

Amy Shinkman
Vice President, Export Credit Insurance, Export-Import Bank of the U.S.

Bhavtik Vallabhjee
Head: Power, Utilities and Infrastructure, Absa Corporate & Investment Bank

Robert Suter
Head of International, Sustainability & Projects, SERV

Nick Redman
Editor in Chief & Director of Analysis, Oxford Analytica

Ayomide Mejabi
Chief Economist: Sub-Saharan Africa, JP Morgan

Anne Marie Thurber
Managing Director, Group Head of Export and Agency Finance, Americas, SMBC

Julio Fernández-Giro Ayuga
Senior Environmental and Technical Analyst, CESCE

Suresh Hegde
Head of Structured Private Debt, NN Investment Partners

David Anderson
President, Anderson Risk Consultants

Phil Bonner
Global Head of Credit and Financial Risk, Reinsurance, Aon Benfield

Jan Weiss
Principal Investment Officer, Inter-American Development Bank

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors and Partners

• BPL Global
• Clyde & Co
• The Hartford

• Trade Finance Global