The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), Russia’s sovereign wealth fund, and the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation hosted the ‘Investment in the Regions − Investment in the Future’ forum on November 7, 2019. The key focus for the forum was Russia’s socio-economic development and the implementation of the National Projects.
RDIF and Rönesans Holding agree to improve investment cooperation. The priority areas of cooperation are health investment, infrastructure and commercial real estate.
The forum was a gathering of over 600 participants, including representatives from government and development institutions across 79 of Russia’s federal subjects, domestic and foreign business leaders, and leading international investors.
Speakers at the forum’s plenary session included Valentina Matviyenko, Speaker of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation; Anton Siluanov, First Deputy Prime-Minister – Minister of Finance; Kirill Dmitriev, CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund; AndreyVorobyov, Governor of the Moscow Region; Sergei Morozov, Governor of the Ulyanovsk Region; Dr. Erman Ilıcak, President of Ronesans Holding; François Adrianus van Houten, CEO of Royal Philips.