The New Normal: The Commodities Sector After The Covid-19 Crisis
September 30th, 2021 | 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Salvatore Pinizzotto is the Secretary General of the International Rubber Study Group. He has vast experience in the commodities market having worked for three decades in the metals and non-ferrous metals industry. Mr Pinizzotto career has a strong international dimension with expertise in market research and analysis of environmental and economic trends on a regional and global basis. He attended as Keynote Speaker various conferences on the rubber market in China, India and South-East Asia. Mr Pinizzotto has a degree in Economics and a Master in Business Administration (MBA).
Carlo Risopatron is the Director of Economics and Environment of the International Copper Study Group since 2007. He is an economist and engineer with 36 years of professional experience as advisor of governments, international organizations and corporations in the areas of governance, mineral policy, energy, economic and environmental issues. He started working with the United Nation Economic Commission in 1984-1989. Then he worked for the Ministries of Mines and Planning in Chile during 1990-1995. Between 1996 and 2005 he was consultant at the United Nations and the Inter-American Development Bank in many countries and missions. Between 2005 and 2007 he was contracted by the UN Secretary General as UN staff member of the UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations. The International Copper Study Group (ICSG) is an intergovernmental organization that serves to increase copper market transparency and promote international discussions and cooperation on issues related to copper. Together with the Lead, Zinc and Nickel Study Groups they serve 40 countries in 2021.
Giacomo Bandini is the Director General of Competere – Policies for sustainable development.
The AEC’s fundamental goal is to promote a free, responsible and prosperous society. Through education and improving public understanding of key economic questions, the AEC promotes the idea of a free market economy and the ideal of a free society.