Please join us for our Discussion Group Series meeting in the Milton Friedman Room at the Nassau Institute offices at The Bay Street Centre, Bay & Deveaux Streets, commencing at 6:30pm on Thursday, February 26, 2009.
This months presentation is "The Bahamas National Economic Summit" by Mr. Lynden Nairn.
Mr. Nairn is a graduate of the College of The Bahamas and the University of St. John’s in Minnesota where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. He is a Chartered Accountant and worked with an international accounting firm for 4 years.
He later held a number of positions in the private sector including Chief Financial Officer, Super Value Foodstores and Deputy Managing Director, Bank of Bahamas. At present, Mr. Nairn is President of Colina General.
Background on the The Bahamas Economic Summit:
The severity of the global economic slowdown is well documented. It has exerted and will continue to exert downward pressure on our economic performance.
This economic crisis presents us with an unprecedented opportunity to:
- Bring our country together;
- Address systemic weaknesses in our economy; and
- Make tough decisions, which might be politically inexpedient, but are in the national interest.
Come and hear Mr. Nairn present his case for organising the summit.
Space is limited.
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Look forward to seeing you there.