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Asia Pacific IPAs FDI & Investment Conference, 21-22 Feb, UN Building Bangkok

WAIPA and United Nations ESCAP are joining hands to bring together IPAs from around the Asia Pacific to exchange their experiences on promoting FDI for sustainable development and build their capacity to promote FDI in the digital economy during WAIPA APAC IPAs FDI & Investment Conference + Workshops, being organized on 21-22 February, at the UN Conference Centre, Bangkok, Thailand.

The event would be graced by the presence of Kaveh Zahedi, Deputy Executive Secretary, UN ESCAP, Deepak Bagla, President at WAIPA, CEO & MD at Invest India, Ismail Ersahin, Executive Director, WAIPA, Narit Therdsteerasukdi, Secretary General, Board of Investment Thailand, along with Andrew Keable, Regional Advisor APAC, WAIPA and MD at KW GROUP.


Kaveh Zahedi, Deputy Executive Secretary, United Nations ESCAP

Ismail Ersahin, Executive Director, WAIPA

Deepak Bagla, President, WAIPA & CEO Invest India

Narit Therdsteerasukdi, Secretary-General, Board of Investment Thailand

CHAIR: Andrew Keable, Regional Advisor APAC, WAIPA & Managing Director, KW Group


Ms. Ambreen Iftikhar, Additional Secretary, Board of Investment Pakistan

Andreas Dressler, Managing Director, FDI Centre

Dushyant Thakor, Senior Vice President, Invest India and Senior Advisor at WAIPA

Heather Taylor-Strauss, Economic Affairs Officer, United Nations ESCAP

Jonathan Wong, Chief Of Technology & Innovation, United Nations ESCAP

Michael Charlton, Former Chief Investment Officer, UK Department for International Trade

Ms. Musarat Ali, Head of Investment and Trade, Investment Fiji

Nadeem Bashir, Director General, Investment Promotion, Board of Investment Pakistan

Premila Nazareth Satyanand, Consultant & Advisor ARTNET

Dr. Senara Sar, Director, Cambodia Development Council

Stephen Phillips, Director General, Invest Hong Kong

Sushil Bhatta, CEO, Investment Board Nepal

Tan Tai Hiong, Head of Services and Investment Division, The ASEAN Secretariat

Temurbek Anvarbekok, Head Of Unit, Investment Promotion Agency, Ministry of Investments, Industry and Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan



HYBRID VIRTUAL PARTICIPATION: If you are unable to attend the WAIPA Asia-Pacific Regional IPA meeting in person, you can still join us virtually! Tune in via to participate in the event.

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