Next Inter-Chamber WEBINAR: Asian Economic Update

Dear members,


We are delighted to inform you about an upcoming webinar organised by the Asian network of Belgian-Luxembourg Chambers of Commerce.


On Tuesday 17 November at 8pm Japan time we are organising a webinar focusing on the current economic situation. More specifically we have pulled together a panel of senior bankers who will talk about the following subjects:

  • Economic trends expected to develop out of the current stage of Covid-crisis, particularly across the Asia Pacific region
  • Impact on currencies and other macro-economic factors
  • The consequences of the US election on the Asian economies


For this event we have so far received confirmation from the following speakers:


Herald Van Der Linde, HSBC

Herald is Head of Equity Strategy, Asia Pacific. He joined HSBC in 2005 and has previously served as Deputy Head of Research, Asia Pacific. Herald came to HSBC with 20 years of experience in various roles, including analyst, equity strategist, and country head of research, in Indonesia, South Africa and Taiwan. He holds the CFA designation, speaks seven languages and has an MSc in macroeconomics. Herald is also an Associate of the Institute of Wine and Spirits and is a certified lecturer for the Wine & Spirit Education Trust and the author of a book on wine as well as author of “Jakarta: History of a misunderstood city”


Rob Carnell, ING

Rob joined ING in October 2004 and until May 2017, was working in London as ING’s Chief International Economist. Prior to ING, Rob worked as Senior International Economist for Commonwealth Bank of Australia, and as Pan Asia Economist for Schroder Investment Management. He started his career some 27 years ago as an Economist with the UK Government, working in the International Finance Directorates and Inflation and Monetary Policy units of HM Treasury. He holds First Class Honours and Masters’ Degrees in Economics.

Rob is a regular on business news channels such as Bloomberg and CNBC, and says the best bit of his job is speaking to clients, “You’re never as good at your job as you are the week after a client roadshow” he says.

Rob enjoys testing the boundaries of the dismal science. He is an ardent critic of recent central bank policies, and has also published on non-mainstream issues such as the economic consequences of rising obesity, green energy and climate change


We will follow up with more specific registration detail, but in the meantime you can already block your calendars.


The BLCCJ office

参加費:   Free
参加対象:   Members only / 会員限定
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