Business opportunities in Russia for Canadian CleanTech and Energy companies

21 September | 06:00 p.m. (GMT+3) | Webinar
The event is completed
Language: English

About the event

Together with Canada Eurasia Business Association (CERBA) SCHNEIDER GROUP invites to the online event on opportunities for Canadian companies in Russia. The event will focus on the Russian CleanTech and energy sectors and provide an update to the Russian economic outlook.
Main topics to be covered:
  • Current state of the Russian economy (Russian economic indicators, comparison Russia/Canada, bilateral trade, trade barriers)
  • Situation in Russia’s waste water segment – analysis of water contamination and situation in waste water treatment facilities.
  • Waste management in Russia – status and initiatives taken by the government.
  • Carbon emission reduction in Russia – how the EU-carbon border adjustment. mechanism (CBAM) and corporate pledges impact business operations in Russia.
  • Overview of the Energy Sector and areas with predominant foreign suppliers.
  • Methods of market entry (export, remote market entry, various forms of local presence)

Participation is free, pre-registration is required.
RSVP: Please confirm your participation to, specifying your full name, company, position, and contact information.
The link to the webinar will be distributed upon registration.

About speakers

Christopher Schagerl
Partner, Interim Management
Christopher joined the company in 2016 and is responsible for interim management services (provision of temporary or permanent managerial resources to perform the functions of a General Director, a branch director or a head of a representative office) in the Moscow office of SCHNEIDER GROUP.

Prior to joining SCHNEIDER GROUP, Christopher worked for 7 years as branch manager and financial manager for an Austrian engineering and construction company in Moscow, where he was responsible for commercial management and supervision of subsidiaries, branches and construction projects.  

Christopher also handled liquidation of legal entities. He has in-depth knowledge in budgeting, financial planning and control, as well as in personnel management.

He graduated from the University of Applied Sciences in Eisenstadt (Austria) with a master's degree in International Business Relations and also studied International Relations at ESCE (Paris). He is currently enrolled in the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants as a student (ACCA).

Christopher speaks English, German and Russian.

SCHNEIDER GROUP has been helping businesses to expand to new geographical markets since 2003, offering a full range of business support services: from developing strategy for successful market-entry to helping arrange or optimize accounting, reporting and financial planning processes and establishing efficient IT infrastructures.

500 top experts in 11 countries take care of all resource-consuming non-core business tasks, so our customers can focus on achieving their business goals. We offer services in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Austria, Belarus, Georgia, Germany, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Poland, Russia and Uzbekistan, with minor regional variations. Get in touch via our contact form to request details of specific service packages available in your target country.

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