Ministerial Speaker Series
The USRCC'S Business Roundtable with Alexey Teksler, the First Deputy Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation
On March 6, 2018 the U.S.-Russia Chamber of Commerce hosted a Business Roundtable with Alexey Teksler, the First Deputy Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation.
The event was by invitation only and included government officials, C-Level and senior business executives from Gazprom Marketing & Trading USA, Gazpromneft, Chevron, TMK IPSCO, Tatneft, LUKOIL, QRI, Salamander Solutions, East-West Strategic Advisors, PT-Americas, and others.
Mr. Alexey Teksler received a warm welcome from Mr. Andy Icken, Chief Development Officer, City of Houston and Alexander Pisarev, Consul General of the Russian Federation and was introduced to the Business Roundtable participants by Piotr Galitzine, Chairman and CEO, TMK IPSCO.
During the presentation the First Deputy Minister of Energy provided guests with an update on the current outlook of energy sector and highlighted some of the key areas of cooperation between two countries. Mr Teksler emphasized the importance of the U.S.-Russia Chamber of Commerce in today’s U.S.-Russia business relations and thanked representatives of the City of Houston for hospitality.
Attendees had an exclusive opportunity to interact with Mr. Teksler during the Q&A session, exchange ideas and opinions, advance their knowledge about current U.S.- Russia trade and investment.