News 30.03.2009

AST: Anti-crisis Solutions and Technologies. Simultaneous interpreting by Unimind V-Group.

On March 19, 2009, staff from Unimind V-Group provided simultaneous interpreting services during the first in a serious of business breakfasts for senior executives. The topic of the meeting was Cost Optimization in the Oil and Gas Industry: Cutting-edge Knowledge and Experience from Leading Companies for Breakthroughs in the Russian Setting.

Among those in attendance were top managers from major companies in the industry: Gazprom Neft, LUKOIL, LUKOIL Overseas Holding Ltd, TNK-BP, Salym Petroleum Development, Tatneft, NOVATEK, and Urals Energy.

Short presentations were made by Arthur Hanna, partner and head of global oil and gas practice (Accenture, Great Britain); Yekaterina Kozinchenko, partner and head of oil and gas practice (Accenture, Russia); and Dave Brown, partner in financial management and corporate operational efficiency practice (Accenture, Great Britain). Discussion followed, during which the participants exchanged views on the applicability and effectiveness of cutting-edge approaches to business optimization.

Our company’s highly trained simultaneous interpreters enabled the participants to understand each other completely, earning a round of applause for their work.