A global discussion on making cross border and cross cultural business easier. Global business can be complex and requires strong cross-cultural skills in addition to a solid understanding of the business environment.
Join our global panel for their thoughts on how to better prepare yourself and your team for cross-border success.
Moderator: Tatiana Nikishina, Executive Director, Global Chamber New York City
Panelists: Andreas Bestler, Founder/Owner/CEO, Poshberry (Switzerland)
Kenneth Goodwin, Managing Principal, Jeanensis Capital Market (US)
Gary Covert, Principal, Alpha Performance Coaching (US)
Mike Hurst, Sr. Executive, Avnet Services (US)
Global Chamber Virtual Events focus on cross-border success, and this event considers cross-cultural aspects of improving success.
LIVE via Google Hangouts.
Once you register, we will email you a link a few days before it broadcasts.
Tatiana Nikishina - Executive Director, Global Chamber New York City
Andreas Bestler - Founder/Owner/CEO, Poshberry AG
PoshBerry is revolutionizing the travel industry by aggregate mileage programs with leading airlines around. PoshBerry is helping the traveler, the airlines and mileage brokers worldwide. After quitting his job at UBS in 2013, he founded Bestler Consulting in 12/2013 (business consulting, project management and real estate) and then PoshBerry in 02/2014. Andreas is leading their growth from Switzerland.
Kenneth Goodwin - Managing Principal, Jeanensis Capital Market
Kenneth A. Goodwin Jr. is an experienced Risk and Compliance Management professional with over 20 years of both US domestic and global capital markets experience. His expertise includes preparing global and national financial institutions for regulatory compliance and risk management frameworks (i.e. TALF, Dodd-Frank and Volcker Rule), banking and capital markets regulatory examinations, and implementations of both broker and swap dealers, large bank holding companies and asset management firms’ compliance testing and monitoring programs. Specifically, he has worked extensively with central banks (New York Federal Reserve Bank, Bank of Japan) a major stock exchange (Tokyo Stock Exchange), major regulatory agencies (Japan Financial Service Agency) broker and swap dealers and at large global financial institutions and bank holding companies.
Gary Covert - Principal, Alpha Performance Coaching
Gary Covert has over twenty years experience as an executive coach, speaker, facilitator and sales & marketing executive. Before becoming an executive coach, Gary held a number of global sales & marketing positions with organizations such as JX Nippon Mining & Metals (a Global 500 Japanese company) and ATMI (a global electronic materials company). As an executive coach, Gary works with C-suite leaders and high potential executives to help them obtain new levels of effectiveness for current roles or help them to prepare for future roles. Gary earned a BA in Japanese from Arizona State University and a MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management.
Mike Hurst - Senior Vice President, Avnet Services; Avnet Technology Solutions
Mike Hurst serves as the senior vice president for Avnet Services, a global business unit of Avnet Technology Solutions. Through the breadth of its services capabilities, Avnet is uniquely equipped to meet the technology lifecycle needs of customers around the world, from pre-sales and design support through end-of-life solutions. Hurst is responsible for managing Avnet Services' strategic direction, day-to-day operations and global performance. He reports to Patrick Zammit, president, Avnet Technology Solutions, Global. More