SAMOA NPF hosts dinner for regional CEOs
Chief Executive Officer for Samoa National Provident Fund Pauli Prince Suhren was hosting a welcome dinner on the 3rd of September 2019 for CEOs from various National provident in the Pacific including Australia and New Zealand at the Sheraton Hotel in Apia, Samoa.
Speaking at the welcome reception yesterday, coming together annually for the Pacific Islands Investment Forum PIIF is a tremendous opportunity to build networks and to meet with reputable international organizations such as World Bank, Asian Development Bank, International Finance Corporation, DFAT and others.
Speaking at the Pacific Islands Investment Forum PIIF theme, ‘Forward Together’, forward together as small nations should be every CEOs posture, with diverse provident, supper annuation trust, social security with different backgrounds, different government structure, different off shore strategies, but overall is to put our peoples first.
As a new chairman of the Pacific Islands Forum Investment PIIF pledge to put forward the agreement as the way forward to ensure every National provident investment benefit our members.
“We will consolidate and intensify our efforts and put forward in the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat for our leaders to agree on PIIF investments, CEO Suhren said,
“During this forum we will develop, we will structure and implement our secretariat and working together with our development partners to identify what are the best options to attract investments to benefit our people in the Pacific people.
He said our coming together is to achieve and put our collective strength, to mitigate our individual size and weaknesses and all for the benefit of our members in our own nations in the pacific.
The forum ended on the 5th of September 2019.