The Global Infrastructure Facility (GIF) held its Advisory Council meeting with more than 110 participants in Singapore on October 16. The meeting was co-chaired by Joaquim Levy, MD/CFO, World Bank Group and Rajeev Kannan, Executive Officer, Head of Investment Banking Asia, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation. During the meeting, participants discussed standardization of contracts and government officials from Vietnam, Indonesia and India showcased their infrastructure programs. At lunch, Mr. Chee Hong Tat, Senior Minister of State for Trade & Industry and Education, Singapore, shared his views on how best to address the constraints to infrastructure development in emerging markets and developing economies, and the role Singapore is playing in this effort. Clifford Chance, GIF’s Advisory Partner, presented on the Take-out Facility.
Please click below to access materials related to the meeting:
- GIF Advisory Council Meeting Program Materials
- Presentations presented during the meeting:
- Summary of the Meeting
- CNBC interview about the GIF by Joaquim Levy, MD/CFO, World Bank Group and Rajeev Kannan, Executive Officer, Head of Investment Banking Asia, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation.