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Navigating the Geopolitical Uncertainty


On February 4, 2022, the AEB held a discussion dedicated to the current geopolitical uncertainty and its possible consequences.

Vladimir BARANOVSKY, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Georgy BOVT, Journalist, Political scientist, Laura BRANK, Managing Partner, Moscow Head of the Russia Practice, DECHERT LLP, Andrey KORTUNOV, General Director, Russian International Affairs Council and Philippe PEGORIER, Member of the Board of the AEB, Partner, Kesarev took part in the event. 

The experts shared their opinion regarding possible political motives behind the crisis, potential EU and U.S. responses to a possible military conflict and related consequences for the Russian economy and the European businesses working in and with Russia.

“We share the view that business still believes in the possibility of a political and diplomatic solution and hope that the mutually acceptable outcome can and will be achieved” – with these words Tadzio Schilling concluded the meeting and thanked the speakers for their expert opinion.