Highlights of Past Events

H.E. Enrico Letta, President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian Republic, updates New York business executives on reforms in Italy.

On 25th September, 2013, his Excellency Enrico Letta, President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian Republic visited the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and rang The Opening Bell.

During an event organized by the NYSE and the Italian Embassy in cooperation with the European American Chamber of Commerce in New York, Prime Minister Letta met with NYSE Euronext executives and delivered remarks about the status of reforms Italy is implementing to address the country’s economic challenges.

The program attracted over 200 industry and community leaders from the tristate area and was followed by a visit of the NYSE trading floor and an interview with CNBC Anchor Maria Bartiromo. Parts of the interview can be watched here.


Prime Minister Letta is visiting New York to participate in the 68th Session of the United Nations General Assembly and to meet with business leaders to discuss Foreign Direct Investment opportunities in Italy.

A link to Prime Minister’s biography: http://governo.it/Presidente/Biografia/CV_inglese.pdf.