June 26, 2015

TPT advisory board meets President of Portugal

On the day that TPT Lisbon commenced, the President of the Portuguese Republic hosted a meeting of The Performance Theatre’s advisory board at his official residence, the Palácio de Belém.

The President shared his perspectives on growth and the lessons TPT leaders can draw from Portugal’s recent experiences. The group discussed the role public and private sector actors can play in bringing about healthy growth, and how collaboration between sectors could be enhanced. Also covered was how leaders can collectively address the growing levels of mistrust between business, politics and society.

Performance Theatre advisory board representatives included:

  • Pekka Ala-Pietilä, chairman, Huhtamaki Oyj
  • Marco Alverà, chief retail market gas and power officer, Eni
  • Ajay Banga, president and CEO, MasterCard
  • Jeremy Bentham, vice president, global business environment, Royal Dutch Shell
  • Lord Browne of Madingley, executive chairman, L1 energy, and chairman of The Performance Theatre
  • Yves Daccord, director-general, International Committee of the Red Cross
  • Remi Eriksen, group executive vice president and chief operating officer, DNV GL
  • Rick Haythornthwaite, non-executive chairman, Centrica plc, and chairman, MasterCard
  • Jeremy Hillman, director of corporate communications, World Bank
  • Merit Janow, chairman, NASDAQ Exchange LLCand Columbia University dean and professor
  • Veronica Lie, executive vice president strategy and communications, Xyntéo
  • António Mexia, CEO, EDP
  • Hans Vestberg, president and CEO, Ericsson