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Riccardo Benussi to Attend LEA’s European Conference in Athens, Greece – the First in Europe Post-Covid

On April 25, 2022, Riccardo Benussi, Head of Business Development for Central & Southern Europe, will travel to Athens, Greece to meet with strategic partners and participate in LEA’s European Regional Conference.

The Conference will run from April 28 to April 30 in the Mediterranean capital, Athens, and will be LEA’s first, in-person European Conference post-Covid. Appropriately themed, The Great Reconnection, member firms will reconnect and discuss the challenges of adapting to new business realities.

With IT solutions at the forefront of our latest digital workplace transformation, Riccardo will join the IT Innovation special interest group during the LEA conference. The Group will meet over the course of three days to discuss in-firm digital initiatives and how to leverage digital solutions to better serve clients.

While in Athens, Riccardo will also meet with partner organizations and institutions to help advance their clients’ or members’ aims in Asia.

If you would like to meet in-person with Riccardo to discuss your Asia or your client’s business plans during the week starting April 25, 2022, please contact him here.

Dezan Shira & Associates’ EU Presence

The EU has significant trade and investment dealings with Asia – ASEAN and China are both among the bloc’s top three trade partners outside the EU. With parts of Asia rapidly developing and the EU pursuing trade agreements with Asian counterparts, there are an increasing number of opportunities for European investors in the region.

Incorporated in Munich in January of 2021, Dezan Shira & Associates’ German office serves as a first point of contact for European companies wishing to do business in Asia. The team here works with a variety of partners to educate more businesses on the economic performance and regulatory environment of developing Asian economies.

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