Update on Swiss-US trade in times of tariff wars

  • 10 October, 2018 00:00
  • 10 October, 2018 00:00
  • San Francisco / California

By Martin Naville, CEO SACC & real world insights by innovation leader Logitech with dual Swiss-US HQ by Vincent Pilette, CFO Logitech

Join us for a unique and exclusive update on international trade by example of the Swiss-US Business relationship with SACC CEO Martin Naville and Logitech CFO Vincent Pilette followed by a panel discussion.

When: Wed, Oct 10th, 5:30 PM – 7:00PM
Where: DocuSign Innovation Center, 221 Main Street, 15th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94105
Please bring ID to access the building.
Please register here

Logitech’s CFO Vincent Pilette will provide insights into the company’s exemplary five-year transformation and how they operate in today’s global economy with potentially increasing trade barriers. Logitech has significant R&D operations in Switzerland and the US, production in Asia and global distribution.
SACC’s CEO Martin Naville will cover the success story of Swiss trade to the US which has grown 50% in the last five years and US trade to Switzerland which has grown 40% during the same time, current issues between the two countries and the outlook on a possible free trade agreement between them. Read Martin’s quarterly update on our website.
The remarks by Martin and Vincent will be followed by a panel discussion on global trade, tariff wars and nationalistic political trends and their impact on the Swiss-US relationship and businesses moderated by SACC Board Member Dennis M. Sullivan from
Sullivan Law Offices . You will also have the chance of winning Logitech gear in a mini raffle at the conclusion of the event.

5:30PM Networking Reception with beverages and light snacks
6:00PM: Introduction and main speakers M. Naville, SACC CEO and V. Pilette, CFO Logitech
Followed by panel discussion and Q&A moderated by D. Sullivan, Attorney at Law, Sullivan Law Offices
7:00PM: Raffle of Logitech gear and conclusion