DABS and the Danish Ambassador Berit Basse hosted an evening for a group of 15 business leaders from ’Center for Ledelse’ in Denmark. The topic of the evening was Productivity and Innovation, and doing business in Singapore. Mr Henrik Ziegler, President for DABS and Managing Director for Marel Singapore, Mr Torben Ladegaard, CEO for FOSS A/S and Mr Thomas Mouritzen, Managing Director for OgilvyOne Singapore presented their ideas about business opportunities for Danish companies in Singapore. It was a very interesting evening with a lively discussions between the business leaders from Denmark and Singapore.
The luncheon with the CEO of Nordea, Mr Christian Clausen, was a joint event between The Swedish Business of Singapore, The Norwegian Business Association of Singapore, The Finnish Business Council and DABS. The luncheon was held at the Cricket Club where the 50 attendances had a solid presentation from Mr Clausen. He gave some insights into the business of Nordea and touched on topics such as the financial crisis, the regulations of European banks, and lastly his own views which were popular among the guests.