Side Event

Forum Turkey

New Business Opportunities for Italian SMEs

Rome, UniCredit Premises, Via Lata 3


Amid the 9° Edition of the Italian-Turkish Forum, UniCredit - in collaboration with Yapikredi and NTCM, also organizes a Turkish Business Presentation for Italian SMEs with the aim to present new business opportunities offered by the Turkish market, thought a disclosure of its banking, financial and legal system.

Turkey is one of the fastest growing countries among the emerging economies as well as a leading destination of foreign investment thanks to its sustained economic growth. In 2011, Italy confirmed its fourth place in the ranking of Turkey's trading partners with a constant rising trade interchange. Furthermore besides being an interesting market for made in Italy goods, thanks also to several agreement closed with the European Union, Turkey represents a strategic gate towards middle east markets.


Tuesday, November 13, 2012
9.30 am


10.00 am

Opening Remarks

Carlo Vivaldi, Executive Director and Deputy CEO,  Yapı Kredi

Frederik Geertman,  Head of F&SME Italy Network, UniCredit


10.30 am

General overview of an ascendant Turkey

Francesca Nenci, head of Political Risk & Country Analysis -UniCredit


Business opportunities in Turkey, the Turkish banking sector

Nicola Longo Dente, Head of Istanbul International Desk, Yapi Kredi Bank



Investment in Turkey, Legal and Tax system

Paolo Quattrocchi - Paolo Agnesi, NCTM Legal Firm        



12.15 am



At the conclusion, speakers will be at disposal for B2B meetings


Language: Italian

For more information please contact:

800 09 87 86

Side Event address

Via Lata 3, Rome