|DINNER BRIEFING: EFFECTIVE REGULATION TO ENSURE STABILITY OF FINANCIAL MARKETS: OVERVIEW OF THE EUROPEAN REFORM AGENDA|
|Host / Sponsor:||EUBIP / ECC|
|Event Time:||Wed 30-May-2012 7:00 PM To 9:00 PM|
|Venue:||Azure Restaurant, 29-30/F, Hotel LKF by Rhombus, 33 Wyndham Street, Central|
The European Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, thanks to EU funding, is delighted to host a dinner briefing on the occasion of the visit of Ms. Nadia Calviño from the Directorate General for Internal Market and Services of the European Commission.
By invitation only
Nadia Calviño is Deputy Director of Directorate General for Internal Market and Services since November 2010. Before, she was Deputy Director General in the Directorate General for Competition of the European Commission with special responsibility for Mergers and Antitrust. She joined the Commission in September 2006 as Deputy Director General for Mergers and her area of responsibility was enlarged in September 2007 to cover Antitrust enforcement, including cartels.
A career civil servant in Spain (Técnico Comercial y Economista del Estado), before joining the European Commission she worked in the Ministry for Economy occupying different positions in the areas of foreign trade, macroeconomic forecasting, economic policy and competition. She worked in this area for more than nine years; as senior antitrust case handler, Deputy Director General for Legal Affairs, Deputy Director General for Mergers and finally, from May 2004, Director General for Competition.
An economist and a lawyer by training, she has worked as a teacher of Economic Policy in the Spanish University (Universidad Complutense de Madrid).
This event is funded by the EU