Breakfast with Peter Sutherland, CEO, Canada India Business Council


During this interactive and off-the-record discussion, Peter Sutherland, Former Canadian High Commissioner to India, and President and CEO of the Canada India Business Council, will draw on his extensive experience and discuss “Business Opportunities in Asia- Trends and Flashpoints” with Asia Society's special invitees.

Peter Sutherland is also Senior Business Advisor- Asia at Aird & Berlis LLP in Toronto, Canada. He joined Aird & Berlis LLP in 2007 after a distinguished diplomatic career that included ambassadorial appointments to Saudi Arabia, the Philippines, Yemen and Nepal. He also served in various capacities at Canadian missions to the United Nations in New York, Ivory Coast and Hungary and as an attorney in the Inter-American Development Bank, Washington. In Canada, he held senior executive positions responsible for international business development with the departments of Foreign Affairs & International Trade, Industry, & Agriculture & Agri-Food. He is a member of the Asia Advisory Council of Alberta, the International Advisory Council of Schulich School of Business, and Director of Royal College of Canada International.

R.S.V.P. for this event is by invite-only.

This programme is part of our BASIC (Breakfast at Asia Society India Centre) Series, which brings eminent speakers from the fields of Asian business, arts, culture and policy to Asia Society Members and Patrons, and provides a senior-level platform for discussion on issues of current interest affecting Asia and the world. 

This edition of the BASIC series is presented in partnership with the Consulate General of Canada in Mumbai.

Event Details

Tue 26 Nov 2013
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

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