Washington, D.C. – Join the U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC) and the U.S. Department of Commerce webinar "Rebuilding Ukraine: Political Risk Insurance" on Wed, February 28th at 9:00 a.m. EST, 4 p.m. Kyiv time –Via ZOOM, a timely and critical discussion on the current geopolitical landscape and the role of a variety of risk insurance programs in Ukraine's building efforts.


As we approach the two-year mark of the war, the U.S. Department of Commerce and the USUBC are honored to convene esteemed experts and policymakers for a professional discussion on the future of political and war risk insurance mechanisms for private businesses operating within Ukraine.

This ZOOM webinar aims to delve into the present circumstances and forthcoming developments within the risk insurance domain in Ukraine. Our panelists will address the challenges and prospects faced by exporters and investors from the U.S. and beyond.

The session is designed to facilitate interaction among key participants, including representatives from international financial institutions, government officials, and leading private entities in the political risk and war insurance sector.

Don't miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights and engage with top stakeholders in the field of war and political risk insurance, pivotal to navigating and succeeding in Ukraine's complex business landscape.


Welcoming remarks:

  • David De Falco, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Europe and Eurasia, U.S. Department of Commerce.
  • Sarah Nickel,  Commercial Officer, U.S. Department of Commerce. Recent Geopolitical Developments

Featured Presenters: 

  • Matthew Edwards, Moderator, Director, Office of Russia, Ukraine; Eurasia, International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Crispin Ellison, Partner, Oliver Wyman
  • Bridget Gainer, Global Head of Public Affairs & Policy, Aon Corporation
  • Oksana Ocheretyana, Deputy Head of the Export Credit Agency of Ukraine
  • Volodymyr Kuzyo, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Economy of Ukraine
  • John Moran, Senior Advisor to the Chief Operating Officer, U.S. Development Finance Corporation
  • Morgan Williams, President & CEO, U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (Closing remarks) 

NOTE: REGISTER YOUR ATTENDANCE for the online ZOOM webinar on Wed, February 28, 2024, please click on the "REGISTER" button below and fill the form:


If you have any questions about joining the ZOOM webinar, please contact Nadiia Khomaziuk, Director of Communications and Events, USUBC in Washington, D.C. at nkhomaziuk@usubc.org.