1st Annual International Investors Evening

internationalinvestorsParsons Paris was honored to have presented at the first annual International Investors evening sponsored by the Paris Development agency and Paris City Hall. Bridget O’Rourke, Director Parsons Europe for Parsons The New School for Design, represented the school at the event that took place on Thursday, April 4th, with 500 guests in attendance from 27 different countries.

Mr. Christian Sautter, deputy mayor of Paris responsible for employment, economic development and international attractiveness moderated the panel that also included the Director General France for the Bank of China, the Director General France for Tata Consultancy Services (India) and the Ambassador Delegate and President of AFII agency for the promotion of international investments in France.

Panelists addressed why their institutions have chosen Paris as a center for their European activities and how they successfully established themselves within the French context.

For a full article (in French), see http://www.paris.fr/pro/entrepreneurs/soiree-de-l-investissement-international-a-paris/rub_9493_actu_128538_port_23879.