Programme

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE: NATIONAL STANDARDS IN THE AGE OF GLOBAL COMPANIES

Panel Session
Pavilion 5, Conference Hall 5.3

Moderator:
Ruben Aganbegyan , Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Bank Otkritie Financial Corporation; Member of the Board of Directors, Otkritie Holding

Panellists
Alexander Afanasiev , Chairman of the Executive Board, Moscow Exchange
David I. Gottlieb , Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
David Gray , Managing Partner, PwC Russia
Alan Kartashkin , Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Tomasz Telma , Director, Europe and Central Asia Department, International Finance Corporation (IFC), World Bank Group
Bob Foresman , President, Barclays Russia
Andrei Sharonov , Dean, Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO

Broadcast

Key moments

“We in Russia have to go above and beyond even normal expectations of corporate governance to give investors a very good excuse to come back to this market”.
Bob Foresman
“Having good corporate governance standards and practices in place is key in a constantly evolving and challenging global environment, especially in Russia.”
David Gray
“There has been improvement in the quality of boards in terms of the performance of directors...the (governance) code is a tool, but a tool is only as good as the people who use it.”
David Gray