Russia Business and Investment Summit

Industry experts and business executives gathered at the NYSE for the first-ever Russia Business and Investment Summit. The summit, hosted by NYSE Euronext and International Roundtable (IRT), aims to offer US investors insight into Russia’s capital market, economic outlook, investment opportunities and business environment. In honor of the occasion, Summit participants rang The Closing BellSM.

The summit will open with a welcome address by Scott Cutler, Executive Vice President and Co-Head of U.S. Listings and Cash Execution, NYSE Euronext and Dmitri Zimin, Founder and First President, VimpelCom, followed by keynote speeches and panel discussions with notables including: Deputy Minister Stanislav Voskresenskiy, Ministry of Economic Development, Russian Federation; Steven Lawrence Geiger, Chief Operating Officer, Skolkovo; Mark Gyetvay, CFO, Novatek; Evgeny Kornilov, CFO, UC RUSAL and Vladislav Baumgertner, CEO, Uralkali, among others.  The panels will highlight leading executives from the mining, manufacturing, energy, financial services, pharmaceuticals, retail, IT, media, and the telecommunications sectors.  To view the agenda, please visit

The summit will break for the NYSE Closing Bell, rung by summit speakers and panelists, and will conclude with remarks by Congressman Robert Turner (R-NY-9). 

See also Stefan Jekel's Russia Day post.