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Ukraine’s Economic Growth..Report..Analysis..Commentary
July 12, 2018 @ 3:30 pm
Sponsored by the U.S.-Ukraine Business Council … an event for its members. You will need to RSVP to attend, by sending an e-mail to by Dr. Edilberto Segura, Partner, Chief Economist, SigmaBleyzer, Chair of the Board of The Bleyzer Foundation (TBF) Thursday, July 12, 2018, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Wash, D.C., The Executive Building Conference Center, 1030 15th Street, NW, Suite 230 East, Washhington, DC. WASHINGTON…..YOU ARE INVITED to attend a special UBUBC presentation about “Ukraine’s Economic Growth..Report..Analysis..Commentary” by Dr. Edilberto Segura, Partner and Chief Economist, SigmaBleyzer Emerging Markets Private Equity Management Group and Chairman of the Board of The Bleyzer Foundation (TBF), Kyiv, Ukraine. Dr. Segura is a Senior Advisor to the U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC), www.USUBC.org. The USUBC presentation on the latest information and news about “Ukraine’s Economic Growth..Report..Analysis..Commentary” by Dr. Segura will be held on Thursday, July 12, 2018, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Executive Building Conference Center, 1030 15th Street, NW, Suite 230 East, Wash. D.C. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A. There is no charge for the meeting Dr. Segura has been very active on the macro-economic scene in Ukraine since the mid-1990’s. He started and is the senior editor of the monthly Macroecomic Report issued by SigmaBleyzer. Dr. Segura speaks at many major conferences about Ukraine’s macroeconomic situation each years. RSVP: Register your attendance by sending an e-mail to . BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: DR. EDILBERTO SEGURA Dr. Segura is a Partner, Chief Economist, and President of the Investment Committee of SigmaBleyzer, a Texas-based private equity fund with investments in Eastern Europe. He is also the Chairman of the Board of The Bleyzer Foundation, an international NGO engaged in economic studies. Dr. Segura is an Honorary Member of the Supervisory Board of the EU Ukraine Business Council, and Senior Advisor to the U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC). Before joining SigmaBleyzer in 1998, for 27 years Dr. Segura was a Senior Manager at the World Bank in Washington DC. He was the Country Director for Mexico, Venezuela, Central America and part of the Caribbean (where he was in charge of a portfolio of loans of $12 billion.) Earlier positions included Technical Director for Latin America, Deputy Director and Principal World Bank Adviser, Division Chief in charge of Industrial Development and Finance for Europe, Middle East and North Africa, and Division Chief for Chemicals, Fertilizer and Oil Refineries, world-wide. Before his retirement from The World Bank in 1998, Dr. Segura was the Chief of the World Bank’s office in Kyiv from 1996 to 1998. Dr. Segura holds a Ph.D. degree (in Finance and Economic Development) and an MA degree (Economics) from Columbia University in New York, an MBA degree from Stanford University in California, and an Industrial Engineering degree from Peru. He also attended the Advanced Management Program at Harvard University, the Corporate Strategy program of MIT and the Kiel Institute for World Economics in Kiel, Germany.