iAdvisory Seminar: Opportunities in the Mexican Oil & Gas and Infrastructure Sectors

Tue, 8 Mar, 2016, 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM (GMT+8)
IE Singapore Office - Little Red Dot Seminar Room Bugis Junction 230 Victoria Street Singapore, Office Tower, Level 10
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Mexico continues to be one of the promising global emerging markets, spurred by national improvements to its business environment, sound macroeconomic management and continued investment growth. Stressing business-friendly conditions necessary for growth, Colombia leapfrogged other Latin American countries to become the region’s most business-friendly country, according to World Bank report Doing Business 2015.
Currently, there are some 40 Singapore companies operating in Mexico, spanning a wide spectrum of industries including the hospitality industry, manufacturing for the automotive, consumer electronics and medical sectors, master planning of townships, supplying of equipment and services in the O&G industry, the provision of urban solutions such as water and wastewater management.

Join us to understand the current economic and business landscape in Mexico, particularly the opportunities in the O&G and Infrastructure sectors.

  1. Update on Mexico’s economic outlook and investment opportunities.
  2. Hear about opportunities for Singapore companies in Mexico’s Oil & Gas and Infrastructure sectors.
  3. Hear from Singapore companies that have successfully ventured into Mexico
Who Should Attend: 
Business owners, Business development managers of SMEs and key decision makers with interest to venture into Mexico, especially those specific to the Oil & Gas and Infrastructure sectors.

* subject to change without prior notice
2.00pmRegistration and Networking
2.30pmWelcome Address by IE Singapore
Sarah Ler, Divisional Director, Americas Group, IE Singapore
2.40pmOpening remarks by Mexican Ambassador
His Excellency Rogelio Granguillhome, Mexico Embassy in Singapore
2.50pmIE Market Insight: Outlook on Mexico and the investment opportunities
Francisco Jose Rios, Centre Director, Mexico City, Americas Group, IE Singapore
3.10pmSector Insight: Energy reforms and the opportunities in the O&G sector
Luis Miguel Labardini, Partner, Marcos y Asociados Infraestructura y Energia
3.30pmNetworking Tea Break
4.00pmIE’s Assistance in your Internationalisation Journey
Customer Service Group
4.15pmSector Insight: Infrastructure Opportunities
Gerson Garduño, Trade Commissioner of Mexico in Singapore Pro Mexico
4.35pmTrans-Pacific Partnership (TPP): Impact on Mexico-Singapore businesses
Ministry of Trade & Industry
4.55pmPanel Discussion: Doing Business in Mexico
Moderated by:
Francisco Jose Rios, Centre Director, Mexico City, Americas Group, IE Singapore

  • Eduardo Ramos Gomez, Partner, Duane Morris
  • Oon Chong Howe, Senior Managing Director – Business Development, Hyflux
  • Yuen Chee Mun, Senior Vice President, International Business, ST Electronics
  • Luis Coronado, Partner, Ernst & Young
  • Raphael Chua, Senior Vice President – Planning, Surbana Jurong
6.00 pmEvent End


iAdvisory Seminar: Opportunities in the Mexican Oil & Gas and Infrastructure Sectors

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