Latin America: What’s ahead for 2015?
September 25, 2014
Hosted by Té Revesz
What’s in store your business in Latin America next year? What do you need to know to pick LatAm’s winners? John Price, Managing Director of Americas Market Intelligence shares insights from his just-released forecast and trend analysis with guest host, Nate Suppaiah (Emerging Markets Investors Association). Will LatAm catch up with global GDP growth? Which markets should you bet on and why? What are the looming risks? Which sectors will thrive? Should you focus on B2B or B2C? On the verge of elections, Brazil’s presidential candidates differ dramatically on economic policy, foreign policy & governing credibility; how could the outcome impact your business? What factors are dampening consumer spending? Is Mexico ready to launch? Just how competitive is its manufacturing sector? How will the Casa Rosada’s miscalculated default impact Argentina’s business climate? How could LatAm benefit from Russia’s Ukraine adventure? Will Venezuela devalue? How will the US gas boom impact LatAm?
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Té Revesz is known for her ability to conduct strategic research on a global basis and for her creativity in handling complex business challenges.
As principal of GlobalReach-SBI, a research and consulting firm with a network spanning over 60 countries, Té provides clients with strategic intelligence on market opportunities and threats. She covers such diverse areas as global branding, new product development, payment cards, clinical trials, and political risk. An expert in primary research, Té has interviewed business, government and labor leaders, doctors and technical experts—and managed focus groups—around the world. She was profiled in Super Searchers Go to the Source as one of the top US interviewers.
Prior to founding her own firm, Té headed the Industrial & Healthcare Practices of FIND's Strategic Consulting & Research Group and taught at the Zicklin School of Business (Baruch/CUNY). She was the Editor of Business International’s flagship newsletter and helped create its country risk service.
An NYC native, Té is active with Citizen Action, the URJ’s Commission on Social Action, and NY Neighbors for American Values (defending religious freedom, diversity and equality). She holds a Masters from Columbia’s School of International & Public Affairs and a BA from Goucher College. She’s an avid bike rider, theater buff and farmers market supporter—and the bemused owner of 2 demanding felines.