China's Path to Prosperity


  • Tim Stephenson
    Founding Partner of Graduate2Success and Chairman of Stephenson & Co.
    Graduate recruitment and the economy
  • Mariano Fernández Amunátegui
    Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chile
    A vision from Latin America
  • Alpaslan Korkmaz
    President of the Investment Support and Promotion Agency of Turkey (ISPAT)
    Attracting the best global investment


  • Rt Hon Gordon Brown MP
    Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
  • Wang Chen
    Minister of the State Council Information Office, People’s Republic of China
    Opening up to a curious world
  • HE Wen Jiabao
    Premier of the State Council of China
  • Sir William Ehrman KCMG
    British Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China
    Energetic, constructive engagement
  • Nick Lyne
    Senior Staff Writer, FIRST
    Sixty years of progress
  • Lord Davies of Abersoch CBE
    Minister for Trade, Investment and Small Business, UK
    China at the top table
  • Sir David Brewer CMG
    Chairman, China-Britain Business Council
    China’s strategic role in the world
  • Stephen Perry
    Chairman of the 48 Group Club
    Engagement a priority


  • Rt Hon Lord Hurd of Westwell CH CBE
    Chairman, FIRST Advisory Council
  • Dmitry Medvedev
    President of the Russian Federation
    The cautious liberal
  • Alexey Kudrin
    Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation
    Preserving economic stability
  • Sergei Shmatko
    Energy Minister of the Russian Federation
    Long-term energy development
  • Thomas Mirow
    President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
    Funding diversification
  • Yury Fedotov
    Russian Ambassador to the UK
    Future strength forged in crisis
  • Anne Pringle CMG
    Ambassador of the UK to the Russian Federation
    Globalisation and multilateralism
  • Nick Lyne
    Senior Staff Writer, FIRST
    Weathering the economic storm
  • Andrew Gould
    Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Schlumberger Ltd
    Partners in technology
  • Alexander Medvedev
    Deputy CEO, Gazprom and Director General, Gazprom Export
    Investing for the long term
  • Clemens Grafe
    Chief Economist for the CIS and Russia, UBS
    Meltdown averted – what next?


  • HM Queen Elizabeth II
  • HE Pratibha Patil
    President of the Republic of India
  • Pranab Mukherjee
    Finance Minister, Republic of India
    Delivering inclusive growth
  • Kamal Nath
    Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Republic of India
    Paving the way to prosperity
  • Kumari Selja
    Minister for Housing, Urban Poverty Alleviation and Tourism, Republic of India
    Reducing poverty through tourism
  • India tourism focus
    All aboard...
  • Richard Lambert
    Director-General, CBI
    A new era of engagement
  • Sharon Bamford
    Chief Executive, UK India Business Council (UKIBC)
    Closer UK-India business ties
  • M.D. Mallya
    Chairman and Managing Director, Bank of Baroda
    Seeing opportunity in adversity
  • Sarthak Behuria
    Chairman, IndianOil Corporation Limited
    Fuelling economic development
  • Sarosh Zaiwalla
    Senior Partner, Zaiwalla & Co. Solicitors, London
    India – the real Asian Tiger?


  • Rt Hon Lord Hurd of Westwell CH CBE
    Chairman, FIRST Advisory Council
  • HE Cristina Fernández de Kirchner
    President of the Argentine Republic
    Populist approach drives agenda
  • Enrique Meyer
    National Secretary of Tourism, the Argentine Republic
    An attractive destination
  • Dr Beatriz Nofal
    President of ProsperAr, Argentina’s Investment Development Agency
    Investment opportunities
  • HE Shan Morgan
    British Ambassador to the Argentine Republic and Non-Resident Ambassador to the Republic of Paraguay
    Multilateral cooperation
  • Nick Lyne
    Energy Correspondent, FIRST
    New hydrocarbon exploration
  • Jacques Arnold
    Special Advisor for Latin America, FIRST
    A fascinating, dramatic country


  • Rt Hon Lord Hurd of Westwell CH CBE
    Chairman, FIRST Advisory Council
  • Rt Hon Gordon Brown MP
    Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
  • Profile of HE Ilham Aliyev
    President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
    Economic growth and stability
  • Ali Agan
    Chief Executive Officer, Azercell
    Azercell: we value our customers
  • Azerbaijan energy
    Keeping energy options open
  • The UK and Azerbaijan
    A long-standing relationship