Interaction with The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of International Trade, Canada

Visitors
November 17, 2017 | 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM | Friday
Academic Centre 8 Board Room, Level 2, Hyderabad, India
Contact: Sundeep Jammalamadaka ,
Sundeep_Jammalamadaka@isb.edu
By Invitation

Indian School of Business in partnership with the Consulate General of Canada, South India is organising an interactive session with The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of International Trade, Canada at the Hyderabad campus.

François-Philippe Champagne was elected the Member of Parliament for Saint-Maurice-Champlain on October 19, 2015. A few weeks later, he was appointed Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance of Canada, a position he held until January 10, 2017, when he was appointed Minister of International Trade of Canada by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Businessman, lawyer and international trade specialist, François-Philippe Champagne has more than 20 years of experience in large international companies, particularly in the field of energy, engineering, and innovation. He was Vice-President and Senior Counsel of ABB Group, a leader in cutting-edge technology that operates in more than 100 countries. Later he served as Strategic Development Director, acting General Counsel, and Chief Ethics Officer and Member of the Group Management Committee of AMEC, a world leader in the energy sector. In 2009, he was named Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. He has also served on several boards over the years, including Incheon Bridge Corporation (South Korea), C3E (Center of Excellence in Energy Efficiency), and was President of the Canadian-Swiss Chamber of Commerce.