Tara Blake

Tara Blake Director with the Finance Department at OPIC The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) is the U.S. Government’s development finance institution. OPIC works with the private sector to stimulate investment in challenging frontier markets by providing solutions to common problems such as lack of financing, and political and regulatory risk. OPIC tailors its products

Mustafa Avci

Mustafa Avci General Manager, Ecocert IMO LTD Ecocert, created in 1991, is a global operator for the certification of organic agriculture and organic cosmetics, operating in more than 130 countries and giving service to more than 60,000 operators. Ecocert delivers auditing and certification services for several standards: organic agriculture, fair trade, organic textile, organic cosmetics are

Olga Voronova

Olga Voronova General Director of P&G Central Asia Republics, headquartered in Almaty, Kazakhstan Olga graduated from Odessa National Economics University with a major in International Economics. She studied Business in the US (as a finalist in an exchange program with funding from the US Freedom Support Act), and successfully accomplished multiple business courses in the

William Tompson

William Tompson Head of the Eurasia Division in the OECD Global Relations Secretariat Having previously spent seven years as a Senior Economist in the Organisation’s Economics Department and six years in its Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate. He is the author of Khrushchev: A Political Life (Macmillan/St Martin’s, 1995) and The Soviet Union under

Maika Oshikawa

Maika Oshikawa Director of the Accessions Division of the WTO, Japan Prior to joining the Accessions Division, she was Head of the Asia and Pacific Regional Desk at the Institute for Training and Technical Cooperation (ITTC) of the WTO. At the ITTC, she was responsible for managing training and technical assistance activities for thirty WTO

Riad Ibragimov

Riad Ibragimov The official representative of the German certification body, TUV International Certification, Director of CERT Group for International Development and Editor-in-Chief of the international magazine MANAGEMENT  Mr. Ibragimov has 18 years of experience in management systems standards in the areas of quality, product safety, ecology and industrial safety as recognized by ISO. He has