TIG’s President and CEO participates in the 2014 Doha Forum in Qatar.
The Interamerica Group’s president and CEO, Jerry Pierce, was invited to be a part of the official U.S. delegation attending this year’s Doha Forum in Qatar. The Doha Forum, organized by the Qatar Ministry of Foreign Affairs, took place from May 12th to May 14th 2014 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Doha, Qatar. The conference covered topics such as Democracy, Development and Free Trade throughout, the Arab nations and the world. The event also examined critical political, economic, social, financial, strategic and human matters of pressing concern for this region that is witnessing some of the most substantial changes in its very long history. Besides Mr. Santos, the U.S. delegation included five members of the US Congress including Rep. Jim Moran of Virginia, and prominent businessmen with expertise in the region like Meridian president, Khaled Saffuri. Mr. Pierce shared his experience with the development and preparations for the 2014 Soccer World Cup in Brazil. Qatar will host in 2022. “I very much enjoyed the first hand and personal information that was shared regarding the diverse countries of the Arab world. It helps me to achieve a more complete and accurate understanding of the cultures and their issues.” stated Mr. Pierce.