Hilton London Tower Bridge
Hilton London Tower Bridge, 5 More London Place, Tooley St, London SE1 2BY, UK

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Event Date Tue Feb 26 GMT - Wed Feb 27 GMT (almost 3 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Feb 26 3:00am - Wed Feb 27 12:00pm
Location Hilton London Tower Bridge
5 More London Place, Tooley St, London SE1 2BY, UK
Region EMEA

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2019 Speakers

Diana Smallridge
President, International Financial Consulting

Jean Tournaire
Head of Structured Trade & Receivables Finance, Santander

Lise Kessler
Global Head of Credit Risk Insurance, Credit Agricole

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

Jared Kotler
Head of Credit and Political Risk, The Hartford

Dan Riordan
President of Political Risk, Credit and Bond Insurance, AXA XL

Michal Ron
Managing Director, Head of International Business, SACE

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

Andrew Underwood
UK Regional Product Lead for Political Risk, Credit and Bond Insurance, AXA XL

Jean-Maurice Elkouby
Managing Director, Syndicated Finance, ‎ING Bank

Gary Lowe
Global Head, Credit Insurance Group, Standard Chartered Bank

James Esdaile
Joint Managing Director, BPL Global

Shailesh Kumar
Senior Economist (Credit and Political Risk), The Hartford

Catherine Aubert
Head of Trade Credit & Political Risk Insurance, Societe Generale

Vinco David
Secretary General, Berne Union

Natalie Chiaramonte
Senior Vice President and Senior Underwriter, Sovereign Risk Insurance Ltd

Michelle DiGruttolo
Head of Geopolitical Advisory Team, Ankura Consulting

George Otieno
Chief Executive Officer, African Trade Insurance Agency

Louis Taylor
Chief Executive, UKEF

Jim Thomas
Head of Credit and Political Risk, Everest Insurance

Ben Ogden
Partner, Ince Gordon Dadds

Carrie Radford
Partner, Ince Gordon Dadds

Christopher Crane
Senior Associate, Ince Gordon Dadds

Andrew Grant
Partner, Clyde & Co

Vanessa Lim
Senior Associate, Clyde & Co

Jess McGuirk
Associate, Clyde & Co

Rachael Anstock
Head UK- Credit & Political Risks, Zurich

Sian Aspinall
Joint Managing Director, BPL Global

Eriks Atvars
Global Head Structured Trade and Export Finance, Unicredit

Marc Auboin
Economic Counsellor, World Trade Organisation

Matthew Beckett
Director, Insurance Placement, SMBC

Vlad Bobko
Chief Broking Officer and Head of Specialty for Aon Central and Eastern Europe and FSU, AoN

Nigel Brook
Partner, Clyde & Co

Dr Peter Collecott CMG
Co-Chairman, The Ambassador Partnership and former UK Ambassador to Brazil

Graeme Dean
Global Head of Insurance, Cover Genius

Marcus Dolman
Co-Chairman - Large Exporters, British Exporters Association

Maëlia Dufour
Director - International Relations, BPI France

Henri d’Ambrieres
Manager, HDA Conseil

Robert Frank
Global Head-Insurance/Risk Mitigation, Gerald Group

Irene Gambelli
Senior Advisor - International Relations, SACE

Selva Ganesan
Commodity Trade Finance Transactor, Citi Bank

Silvia Gavornikova
Head of International Relations, Slovak Export Credit Agency

Paul Gazai
Entrepreneur In Residence, Alpine Style

Karsten Herrmann
Senior Vice President - Manager Political Risk/Trade Credit, Munich Re

Sébastien Heurteux
Head - Trade & Insurance Syndications, BNP Paribas

Hans-Joachim Hänisch
Product Owner - the KYC Registry, SWIFT Financial Crime Compliance

Boris Jaquet
Managing Director, Regional Head Distribution & Credit Solutions, EMEA, Deutsche Bank

Jonathan Joseph-Horne
EMEA Head, Export & Agency Finance, SMBC

Andreas Klasen
Professor of International Business, Offenburg University

Ilona Lundström
Director General of the Enterprise and Innovation Department, Finnish Ministry of Employment and the Economy

Paul Maidment
Director of Analysis & Managing Editor, Oxford Analytica

Joe Martin
Credit and Political Risk Underwriter, Everest Re

Jan Mueller
Managing Director - Credit, Surety and Political Risk, Hannover Re

Dan Osman
Senior Underwriter, Credit & Political Risk, Aspen Insurance

Dominique Partridge
Director Credit & Trade Finance, Volvo

Olivier Paul
Head of Policy, ICC Banking Commission

James Petretta
Head of Middle East and North Africa Research and Analysis, IHS Markit

David Powell
Head of Non-Marine Underwriting, Lloyd's Market Association

Rudolf Putz
Head of Trade Facilitation Programme, EBRD

Beatriz Reguero
Chief Operating Officer, CESCE

Nour Samaha
Visiting Fellow, European Council on Foreign Relations

Paul Sanders
Head of their European Credit and Political Risk, Everest Re

Johannes Schmidt
Chief Executive Officer of Project and Structured Finance, Siemens

Julian Spiegel
Senior Underwriter Trade Credit, Surety, Political Risk, Navigators Re

Kamel Tansaout
Founder, Majory

Sam Taylor
Senior Portfolio Manager, NN Investment Partners

Lode Vermeersch
Head of Innovation Strategy, Credendo

Topi Vesteri
Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Credit Officer, Finnvera

Tracey Webb
Vice President, Structured Finance & Insurance, OPIC

Paul Wilson
Director General, British Iranian Chamber of Commerce

Garry Young
Director of Macroeconomic Modelling and Forecasting, National Institute of Economic and Social Research

Adnan Yıldırım
Chief Executive Officer, Turk Eximbank

Audrey Zuck
Director, A2Z Risk Services Ltd

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Partners and Exhibitors

• Afreximbank
• Clyde & Co
• The Hartford

• BPL Global
• Everest Insurance
• Sovereign Risk Insurance
• Zurich

• AoN Risk Solutions

• Aspen Insurance
• The African Trade Insurance Agency
• Cedar Rose

• Berne Union
• International Credti Insurance & Surety Association
• Institutional Trade and Forfaiting Association
• Trade Finance Global
• Oxford Analytica
• BexA