Roddy Gow OBE, Chairman and the Board of the Asia Scotland Institute, invite you to a talk with
Lord Stephen Green, Minister of State for Trade and Investment
To discuss his recent 7-country tour of ASEAN and commitment to supporting SME’s export to the Emerging Markets .
Wednesday 4th Sept, 12:45 – 14:00
Followed by a networking lunch 14:00-15:00
The Royal Society of Edinburgh, 22-26 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PQ
Lord Green was appointed Minister of State for Trade and Investment on 11 January 2011.
Lord Green began his career with the British Government’s Ministry of Overseas Development. In 1977, he joined McKinsey & Co Inc, management consultants, with whom he undertook assignments in Europe, North America and the Middle East.
He joined The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited in 1982 with responsibility for corporate planning activities, and, in 1985, was put in charge of the development of the bank’s global treasury operations. In 1992, he became Group Treasurer of HSBC Holdings plc, with responsibility for the HSBC Group’s treasury and capital markets businesses globally and was later CEO and Chairman.