Ambassadorial Roundtable on Libya

A business roundtable with HMA Michael Aron, British Ambassador to Libya, took place at the Chamber on 21 April 2015. This was chaired by Baroness Symons and attended by some 25 business executives and ABCC members. Lord Trefgarne, ABCC Vice Chairman and president of the Libyan British Business Council, was also present. The attendees represented sectors such as oil and gas, banking and finance, security, the food industry, education and training and manufacturing.

During the event, the Ambassador provided an insightful and up-to-date briefing on the political process and economic developments within the country. His presentation stimulated much discussion on the challenges and opportunities in a market that possessed immense wealth and resources.