Dear Members and Friends,
Welcome to our March 2021 Newsletter.
At ALABC, we are very positive and optimistic about what is in store for 2021. We continue to deliver important webinars and in-person-events to raise awareness for the Latin American region. In this edition, we are publishing the confirmed list of upcoming events.
Australian and Latin American business relations are guaranteed to continue to thrive, creating many business openings and connections for our members. Building on initial discussions between Latin American and Australian business leaders, throughout 2021, ALABC will produce strategic insights, curate business opportunities, facilitate match-making and networking for our members to access the opportunities and key contacts in government and industry.
I am very pleased to report that we will have the privilege of hosting the CEO of Nestle Australia, Sandra Martinez, as our guest of honour and keynote speaker at our first Annual Dinner in Sydney, to be held at the Royal Automobile Club of Australia on Thursday 27th May 2021. Sandra was born and raised in Ecuador and she is an inspiring Latin American business leader, a champion in the combat against climate change, shared value and sustainability.
We are also happy to welcome the new Trade Commissioner of Brazil in Australia Ms Helena Massote de Moura e Souza. ALABC is looking forward to working with Helena to unlock the growing business opportunities with Brazil. Did you know that Brazil is the fourth country for international students in Australia?. By 2020, Brazil will be in the top 10 economies of the world.
Due to an upgrade in our communications system, please update our telephone number in your database to 0481 999 217. You can also still reach us on the number 1 300 0 ALABC.
Please do not hesitate to contact me if you would like to discuss how we can support your business growth between Australia and Latin America.
Chief Executive Officer
Australia-Latin America Business Council