Meeting with Caleb McCarry, Counselor to the Chief Executive Officer of the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)
U.S. - Ukraine Business Council,
Kyiv, Ukraine, Thu, Feb 06, 2020
On Thursday, February 06, 2020 The U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC) and the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine (ACC) hosted a meeting with Caleb McCarry, Counselor to the Chief Executive Officer of the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation(DFC).
The U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) is America’s development bank. DFC partners with the private sector to finance solutions to the most critical challenges facing the developing world today. DFC invests across sectors, including energy, healthcare, critical infrastructure, and technology projects. DFC also provides financing for small businesses and women entrepreneurs to create jobs on emerging markets. DFC investments adhere to high standards and respect the environment, human rights, and worker rights.
“Ukraine is very important country for DFC and we have special strategy. We are allocation our resources that will help friends and partners in Ukraine. DFC has plans to open representative here, we are expanding and we want to do that” -- stressed Caleb McCarry, Counselor to the Chief Executive Officer of the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC).
"The members of the USUBC who need to utilize DFC programs in order to invest in Ukraine or expand their investments in Ukraine are very pleased to have this meeting today"-- said Eric P. Luhmann, member of the USUBC Executive Committee and Director of Market Development for CIS and Europe, and Head of Representation in Ukraine, Amsted Rail Company, Inc.
The event was attended by USUBC members -- Amsted Rail, DTEK, Avellana Gold, ERU, General Electric (GE), Aviaplan, Delta Airlines, Uniprom, Western NIS Enterprise Fund, Archer Daniels Midland, Delta Airlines Rep Office, TASKO Corporation, USAID Financial Sector Transforation project /DAI, Trident Acquisitions Corp. and others.