Brazilian Elections Theme of Business Breakfast in New York

Weil, Gotshal & Manges, the international law firm headquartered in New York, will serve as sponsor and host of a Brazil Presidential Election breakfast briefing organized by the New York Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce on February 22, 2006.

Sponsoring and hosting this event is part of the firm’s initiative to expand its presence in Brazil and Latin America.

The breakfast briefing will feature Brazil’s Treasury Secretary Joaquim Levy as a special guest speaker and include a panel discussion with participants from the U.S. investment banking community.

The briefing will examine the latest market developments in light of the upcoming Brazilian elections – aimed to depict key issues for investors and corporations looking to enter or expand their business in Brazil.

S. Wade Angus, who heads the Brazilian practice for Weil, Gotshal & Manges, says, "Brazil continues to attract significant attention from international investors looking to expand in Latin America. Weil, Gotshal & Manges is well-positioned to assist our clients with the broad range of complex issues they encounter when doing business in Brazil and elsewhere in Latin America."

Paulo Vieira de Cunha, Chairman of the Banking and Capital Markets Committee for the Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce will serve as the panel’s moderator, and the panel will include:

* Geoffrey Dennis, Managing Director, Head of Latin American Equity
Research and Latin American Strategist, Citigroup

* William M. Landers, Director, Merrill Lynch Investment Managers

* Adam Weiner, Portfolio Manager, Oppenheimer Funds

Location:

Weil, Gotshal & Manges
767 Fifth Avenue (Between 58th and 59th Streets), 25th floor
New York

Event information:
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration, Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Presentations; Q&A session

Weil, Gotshal & Manges – www.weil.com

Tags:

  • Show Comments (0)

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

comment *

  • name *

  • email *

  • website *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Ads

You May Also Like

The Impact of Napoleon on Cardoso’s Thinking and Brazilian History

{mosimage}In 1807, Napoleon Bonaparte and his minions invaded the Iberian Peninsula.  The Peninsular War, ...

Brazilian writer Paulo Coelho

Paulo Coelho Talks About Brazil’s Violence and Sounds Gloomy and Hopeless

Worldwide bestseller and Brazil's best-known writer overseas, novelist Paulo Coelho, the author of The Alchemist, ...

Brazil Tourism Trying to Make Life Easier for Americans

Diversification of the tourism products that Brazil has to offer is one of the ...

In Brazil Cancer of Penis Kills More than Prostate Cancer

A rare disease in Europe and the United States, the cancer of penis is ...

Year Inflation Goes Up to 7.54% in Brazil

Brazil’s inflation as gauged by the Broad Consumer Price Index (IPCA) registered a 0.61% ...

Brazil’s Discusses Its World Leadership in Biofuels

The National Confederation of Industries (CNI) of Brazil is going to promote on August ...

Brazilian Group Builds Factory for New Jeep

The idea of a group of businessmen from the southern Brazilian state of Santa ...

Brazilian Economic Activity Goes Down 1.2%

In Brazil, economic activity has dropped in the second quarter this year. According to ...

Brazil Bid to Host World Cup Is Rich in Rhetoric and Poor in Cash

Brazil has officially made public its intention of hosting the 2014 World Cup, 64 ...