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Latin American Day

Switzerland’s annual flagship event on doing business in Latin America

Switzerland Global Enterprise and the Latin American Chamber of Commerce (LATCAM) are hosting Switzerland's annual flagship event on doing business in Latin America. Register now and experience this exciting and informative Latin American Day in Zurich.


Latam Day

At the conference you will

  • receive an insightful outlook on the Investment climate in Latin America
  • hear about recent developments in Switzerland's relations with Latin America and their implications for Swiss Business
  • learn from experienced businesses about hurdles, opportunities as well as dos and dont's
  • have the chance to strengthen and expand your professional network

The following representatives of the Swiss Chambers of Commerce in Latin America will be at your disposal to answer your country-specific questions and share business opportunities with you:

  • Jorge Fassbind: Member of the Board Swiss-Argentine Chamber of Commerce
  • Stefania Moeri Hertach: Director Swiss-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce
  • Constanza Cárdenas: Director Swiss-Chilean Chamber of Commerce
  • Silvia Gutiérrez: Director Swiss-Colombian Chamber of Commerce
  • Christian Michel-Casulleras: Director Swiss-Mexican Chamber of Commerce
  • Roger Simas: Director Swiss-Paraguayan Chamber of Commerce
  • Corinne Schirmer: Director Swiss-Peruvian Chamber of Commerce
  • Gunther Rotzinger: Director Swiss-Uruguayan Chamber of Commerce
  • Fini Otero: Director Swiss-Venezuelan Chamber of Commerce

S-GE offers individual and free country consultings.
Should you be interested in a consulting session, please, kindly get in touch with Albulena Biljali.

If you have any questions, please, do not hesitate to contact either of the following representatives:

Latin American Chamber of Commerce:
Joaquin Fischer

Switzerland Global Enterprise:
Albulena Biljali


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Cost of participating Latcam or S-GE Member CHF 100.-, Non-Member CHF 150.-, Student – Latcam Member CHF 40.-, Student – Non-Member CHF 70.-
Country experts

Fabio Speciale, Switzerland Global Enterprise, Senior Consultant South America

Benjamin Werenfels, Switzerland Global Enterprise, Consultant Latin America, Project Manager Infrastructure


ǀ Registration and welcome coffee ǀ Welcome
  • Event Moderation: Dr. Alex Gertschen, Independent Latin America expert for business, media and academia
  • Linda Walker, Vice President of the Board, LATCAM
  • Thomas Först, Head of Global Network and Member of the Executive Committee, Switzerland Global Enterprise
ǀ Keynote: Latin America - The signal and the noise
  • Pierre Bose, Investment Strategist, Credit Suisse Global Markets
ǀ Recent Developments in Switzerland's Relations with Latin America + Implications for Swiss Business
  • Amabassador Bénédict de Cerjat, Head of the Americas Division, Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA)
  • Minister Philippe Nell, Head Americas Division, State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SEC0)
ǀ Coffee break + market place featuring Latin American countries ǀ Company testimonial 1: Micro Mobility Systems AG
  • Maria Mülli-Ramírez, Business Development Manager, Micro Mobility Systems AG
  • Julian Ucros, New Mobility Manager, Micro Mobility Systems AG
ǀ Company testimonial 2: Global Tree Project AG
  • Jörg H. Schäfer, CEO, Global Tree Project AG
ǀ Company testimonial 3: Molinari Rail Group
  • Michele Molinari, CEO, Molinari Rail Group
ǀ Impact Financing in Latin America
  • Rochus Mommartz, CEO and Member of the Executive Management, responsAbility Investments AG
ǀ Closing Statement
  • Linda Walker, Vice President of the Board, LATCAM
ǀ Networking cocktail + market place


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