Francisco Itzaina CBE will draw on his experience of doing business in Brazil for forty years at Rolls-Royce and other multinationals to reflect on recent economic and political developments in Latin America’s largest economy and to give his assessment of Brazil’s prospects over the coming decade.
Mr. Itzaina has been in the role of Regional Director - South America at Rolls Royce since 2003. Responsible for the strategic coordination and supervision of the activities of all Rolls-Royce sectors in South America, including Aerospace and Marine and Industrial Power Systems, with current annual revenues of £400 million in the region. These revenues are projected to double by the end of this decade. Please see here for more information about Mr. Itzaina's career.