Business programme


03 Jun , 09:00–10:15
Business Dialogue
Pavilion G, Doha Hall

Investment and economic relations between Russia and Qatar continue to develop and concrete results have already been achieved. The Russia–Qatar Business Dialogue is a high-level discussion platform dedicated to the further development of investment opportunities between the nations. What challenges do both countries face in creating a favorable environment to bring business projects to fruition? What new horizons and opportunities are opening up for Russian–Qatari economic relations and what is their respective and joint potential role in the global economy?

Leonid Slutskiy, Chairman of the Committee of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation on International Affairs

Key note
H.E. Ali bin Ahmed Al Kuwari, Minister of Commerce and Industry of the State of Qatar; Acting Minister of Finance of the State of Qatar
Yury Borisov, Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation

H.E. Ahmad Bin Mohammed Al-Sayed, Minister of State, Chairman, Qatar Free Zones Authority
Faisal Bin Fahad Al-Tani, Chairman, NAMAA Real Estate Development
Salah Mohammed Jaidah, Chairman, Middle East & North Africa; Chief Country Officer, Qatar, Deutsche Bank
Andrey Kostin, President and Chairman of the Management Board, VTB Bank
Alexander Shokhin, President, Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP)

Front row participants
Khalid Al Mannai, Executive Director, Al Mannai Corporation
Mohamed Althaf Veetil, Director, LULU Group International
Abdulaziz Bin Nasser Al-Khalifa, Chief Executive Officer, Qatar Development Bank
Igor Bogachev, General Director, Zyfra
Yuriy Denisov, Chairman of the Management Board, Moscow Exchange
Ahmet Palankoev, Chairman, Qatari-Russian Business Council, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation