What is Qwoted?

Qwoted is a free expert network: we help reporters connect with experts & we help those same experts build relationships with top reporters.

Event Date Wed Oct 28 CDT - Thu Oct 29 CDT (about 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Wed Oct 28 6:00pm - Thu Oct 29 6:00pm
Region Americas

This exciting new initiative, combining a mixture of live-streamed and pre-recorded content and unrivalled networking via GTR’s dedicated virtual event platform, will offer the chance to hear the latest developments from experts on the many challenges faced across the industry, as well as the chance to connect with speakers, sponsors and attendees alike across the 2 days.

Please join us as we transition to this exciting new model, share key insights and expertise, and reconnect the US trade and supply chain finance community.


2020 Speakers

Aba Schubert
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Dorae

Amy Shinkman
Vice-President, Export Credit Insurance, Export-Import Bank of the United States

Andrew Holmes
Head, Origination, Demica

Anil Sebastian
Senior Manager, Microsoft Corporation

Ann McCormick
Director, Head of Global Trade Platform Management, Bank Of America

Christine Mcwilliams
Global Head of Commodity & Energy Trade Finance, Citi

Daniel Son
Head of Global Banking, US Bank

Eduardo Freitas
Senior Vice-President & Regional Head, Trade & Structured Finance, Olam International

Filipe Mossmann
Regional Head, Solutions Structuring, Americas Transaction Banking, Standard Chartered

Freddy Boom
Regional Head, Greensill Capital

Gary Mendell
President, Meridian Finance Group

Graham Smith
Assistant Treasurer, Terex

Henry Byrne
Senior Treasury Manager, Microsoft Corporation

Inwha Huh
Partner, Banking & Financial Markets, IBM

Jake Jacobson
Managed Services Chief Information Officer & Chief Product Officer, EY

James Binns
Global Head, Barclays

John Ahearn
Global Head, Citi

John Basquill
Senior Reporter, GTR

Jonathan Richman
Managing Director, Head, US Trade Finance & Working Capital, Santander

Joon Kim
Global Head, Trade Finance Product & Portfolio Management, BNY Mellon

Juan Carlos Mealla
Senior Vice-President, Political & Credit Risks, BPL Global

Judith DelZoppo Pryor
Member Board of Directors, US Exim -- Export-Import Bank of the United States

Justin Ross
Member Board of Directors, FedEx Corporation

Kerstin Braun
President, Stenn International

Lanre Oloniniyi
Co-Founder, Orbitt

Lesley McNamara
Director, Head of Global Trade Strategy, Bank Of America

Linda Sadler
Executive Manager, Barak Fund Management

Lodewyk Meyer
Partner, Baker McKenzie

Madhavan Ramaswamy
Chief Strategy Officer, TradeAssets

Marcio Righetti
Treasurer, Johnson Controls International

Mark Kagan
Director, Trade Finance, North America, Transaction Banking, Americas, MUFG

Matthew Frohling
Managing Director, GTRF Sales Head, HSBC

Michael Spiegel
Global Head of Trade, Transaction Banking, Standard Chartered

Michael Stewart
Senior Underwriter, Zurich North America

Michelle DiGruttolo
Senior Managing Director, Ankura Consulting Group

Nirjhar Daripa
Product Manager, Innovation, Accuity

Pat Bajari
Vice-President & Chief Economist, Amazon Core AI

Paul Kunzer
Head of Multi-Buyer Trade Credit, Liberty Specialty Markets

Robert Besseling
Executive Director, EXX Africa

Sebastian Kafetz
Managing Director, Head of Global Transaction Banking, North America, Lloyds Bank

Shona Tatchell
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Halotrade

Simon Ring
Global Head of Financial Markets Compliance, Pole Star

Stacey Facter
Senior Vice-President, BAFT

Steven van der Hooft
Chief Executive Officer, Capital Chains

Zhann Meyer
Head of Agricultural Commodities, Nedbank CIB

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsors and Partners

• Santander Corporate & Investment Banking
• Standard Chartered

• Acciuty
• Baker McKenzie
• Bank of America
• Barclays
• BNY Mellon
• BPL Global
• China Systems
• Citi
• Demica
• East & Partners Europe
• EY
• Lloyds Bank
• Pole Star
• Texel
• Trade Assets
• US Bank

• Export-Import Bank of the United States