Boosting Small and Sustainable Businesses in the Americas

Executives convened at the CEO Summit of the Americas to discuss how more small businesses can be better supported throughout the Americas.

Air Date: June 8, 2022

Moderator: Luis Laguerre, Partner, KPMG Panama

Featured Guests: Marco Antonio Araujo, CFO, Coca-Cola Latin America, Pablo Vargas, Executive Chairman, Grupo Britt, Jennifer Medina, CEO, Cintora Textiles

The 2022 IV CEO Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles was hosted by The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the U.S. Department of State hosted to shed light on strategic growth solutions across the Americas. During a policy spotlight panel on Day 1, Luis Laguerre, a Partner at KPMG Panama and Chair of the AACCLA, moderated a discussion on regional value chains with Marco Antonio Araujo, CFO of Coca-Cola Latin America, Pablo Vargas, Executive Chairman of Grupo Britt, and Jennifer Medina, CEO of Cintora Textiles. The panel talked about how government policies can support the creation and growth of small, sustainable businesses.