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GTR Europe Trade & Export Finance Conference 2017

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GTR Europe arrived for the first time in Paris on June 21 and was a big success – Thanks to you! You were over 200 attending it from all over the world!

Checkout the post-event media kit, now available to download in the Brochure section!

Photos are now available on Facebook and Google+!

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Following four consecutive years in Hamburg, the GTR Europe Trade & Export Finance Conference took place in Paris in 2017, once again featuring as a key market gathering for European trade and export finance specialists and regional business heads.

Welcoming over 200 delegates from 15 countries, this year’s event featured dual afternoon stream sessions, the launch of the ICC Banking Commission’s “Rethinking Trade & Finance Report 2017” and further discussion topics including best practice for corporates in improving efficiency and cash flow, risk mitigation, new business frontiers in Africa, disruptive technology in trade finance and much more.



Additional information:

  • Join the discussion on social media with the official event hashtag #GTREU.
  • The English version of the pre-event press release is available to download.
  • We would like to inform attendees that the event will be held in English.

Featured speakers include:

  • Christian Eisner, Head of Regional Treasury & Structured Finance EMEA, Nokia
  • Guillaume Moreau, Head of Finance Advisory France, Siemens
  • Philippe Vogeleer, Director of Advisory, Vodafone
  • Edward George, Country Head, UK Representative Office & Head of Group Research, Ecobank
  • Fabrice le Saché, Chairman & Co-Founder, Aera Group
  • Naeem Khan, Global Head of Trade Finance, Credit Agricole
  • Guto Davies, Managing Director, Sales & Project Finance, GE Capital; Chairman, Industry Committee, British Exporters Association
  • Gabriel Buck, Senior Sales Finance Advisor, Winch Energy Group
  • George Bellord, Director, BPL Global
  • Tom Cools, Director of Finance & Operational Excellence, Advisory Africa, PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Olivier Paul, Head of Policy, ICC Banking Commission
  • Cedric Teissier, Founding & Executive Member, France Fintech; Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Finexkap

Find the (still growing) list of over 130 registered companies here!

Address: Hotel Pullman Paris Centre-Bercy , Paris

Telephone/Fax: +33 1 44 67 34 00


“GTR does a fine job of assembling the region’s key players in trade and supply chain finance at a single, unifying event”

B Baghdadi, Barclays

“GTR’s event is an excellent occasion to bring the trade finance industry together for networking and discussion of important topics ”

A S Gundogdu, ITFC

“A good opportunity to gain updates on the recent developments in the field of trade and export finance”

J Hanninen, Nokia

“A lot of knowledge in one day and great networking opportunities”

P Courfetzky, BPL

“An excellent blend of the latest information and expert analysis”

C Parker, Iran Business Hub

“Good organisation, good number of delegates and great location”

J Vogler, ADM


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