2014 Business Speakers

2014 Business Summit Speakers and Honorable Guests

MR. TODD P. SCHWARTZ

(DEPUTY SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE)
COMMERCIAL & BUSINESS AFFAIRS, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE)


Speaker Bio

Todd Schwartz is the Deputy Special Representative for Commercial and Business Affairs in the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs at the U.S. Department of State. He entered this position in August 2012. Mr. Schwartz joined the State Department as a Foreign Service Officer in 1987. His overseas postings have included Germany, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, Qatar, the Philippines, Kuwait (Counselor for Economic Affairs), Canada (Principal Officer in Winnipeg, Manitoba), and Iraq (Counselor for Economic Affairs). His assignments in Washington have included tours as Director for the Office of Iraq Economic Affairs, Director of the Office of Iran Affairs, and as an assessor with the Board of Examiners for the Foreign Service. Mr. Schwartz earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Economics at the Richard T. Farmer School of Business at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.