Carlos Slim Helu Speaking on Trade

Global Chamber Collaborating to Feature the World's 2nd Richest Businessmen in the U.S. April 22nd

Published Thursday, April 2, 2015

The Global Chamber, Global Chamber Phoenix and Global Chamber Tucson are pleased to collaborate with Phoenix Business Journal, City of Phoenix and Mayor Greg Stanton, State of Arizona and Governor Doug Ducey, Arizona Commerce Authority, Greater Phoenix Economic Council and sponsors Polsinelli and Alliance Bank in an event on cross border trade April 22nd featuring Carlos Slim Sr.

"We're thrilled for the opportunity to host one of the world's most recognized business leaders in our area," said Ray Schey, Phoenix Business Journal Publisher.

"What a pleasure it is to be part of the team that arranged Mr. Slim to visit and speak in the U.S.," said Doug Bruhnke, Global Chamber CEO/founder. "The most credit goes to Mike Patterson of Polsinelli who went the extra mile to make this happen. It truly is a thrill to collaborate with leaders making global business happen like Mike and this team."

Carlos Slim Helu is recognized by Forbes magazine as the second richest man in the world with a family net worth of $74.9 billion. He has had a wide range of interests in Mexico since he started in business in 1952. The bulk of his wealth has come through telecom. Among his business interests is holding the largest single stake in the New York Times.

The event on trade April 22nd will start at 2pm in downtown Phoenix. Watch for more information at and HERE, including a link to registration.

Global Chamber members - you'll need to register at the link above, and please watch for more behind the scenes information about the event.