On June 28- 29th 2010 some of theÂ Â worldâ€™s leading corporations and their top business executives would gather at the Marriott Grosvenor Hotel in London to participate in Nigeriaâ€™s Golden Jubilee Business Summit to discuss the current economic trends, future outlook for the nation and todayâ€™s emerging opportunities in Nigeria under the government of Acting President Goodluck Jonathan.
A statement from the organisers – BusinessinAfricaÂ said the event is going to be one of the most impressive business events in Nigeriaâ€™s Golden Jubilee Year.
The event is designed to harness investment potential, to update investors on the realities of business and politics today, and to provide them with factual information to enable them make the right investment decisions to support Nigeriaâ€™s sustained development.
The Golden Jubilee Business Summit is also expected to interface Nigeriaâ€™s leadership, some Federal Executive Council (FEC) members, lawmakers, entertainers, media personalities and more with the worldâ€™s leading business players, policy formulators and opinion makers to explore opportunities for mutual national development and to highlight how international companies can partner local businesses and key in on Nigeriaâ€™s commercial prospects.
According to the statement, over 200 Global Companies investment banks, insurance companies, rating agencies, fund managers, real estate developers, construction companies, technology suppliers, manufacturers, security firms, legislators, leading law firms, politicians, academics and UK government agencies are sending their most senior executives to speak at Nigeriaâ€™s Golden Jubilee Business Summit 2010. Participants include Standard & Poorâ€™s, Fitch Ratings, Standard Chartered Bank, Goldman Sachs, UBS Financial Services Inc, British Airways, Arik Airways, Money Transfer International, UK Payment Council, Sumitomo, Business Council on Africa, Societe General, JP Morgan International, HSBC Plc, Barclays Bank, UK China Group, Travelex, Britain â€“Nigeria Chamber of Commerce, Professional Nigerians in the Diaspora to mention but a few. Special delegate registrations are still ongoing. t According to the statement, the event would be a very memorable event with a variety golden jubilee gala dinner to herald Nigeriaâ€™s next 50 years of greatness.
Sponsors of Nigeria Golden Jubilee Business Summit presently include UBS Financial Services, Access Bank, First Bank, British Airways, Travelex and Laurent Perrier Champaign.