Discussion with Ambassador Kritenbrink


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The United States Ambassador to Vietnam has been working in partnership with the Vietnamese government to mitigate the impact from the coronavirus pandemic. He has accepted facemasks and medical supplies from the Vietnamese people. He has announced millions of dollars in US assistance to help Vietnam’s economic and health response needs. He has coordinated assistance to US citizens in Vietnam impacted by the virus outbreak. And he has consistently expressed his support for a strong, prosperous, and independent Vietnam.

AmCham is pleased to welcome United States Ambassador Daniel Kritenbrink to engage members in an open question and answer session on May 20 to discuss the US-Vietnam bilateral relationship, his appreciation for the great CSR work American businesses are doing in Vietnam right now, regional geopolitical issues, and the unprecedented challenges brought by Covid-19.

About the guest speaker:

Daniel J. Kritenbrink was confirmed by the Senate as United States Ambassador to Vietnam in the fall of 2017 and he hosted President Trump here during his first week on the job. He joined the foreign service in 1994 and is originally from the state of Nebraska. During his career, he has dealt with some of the US’s most challenging strategic issues, including North Korea and China policy. Most recently, he was the Senior Advisor for North Korea Policy at the Department of State. Prior to that, he was Senior Director for Asian Affairs at the National Security Council where he worked extensively on Vietnam issues. The Ambassador is a great friend of AmCham and a tireless advocate on behalf of US business issues here.

AmCham Virtual Meetings provide members with unprecedented access to the political, policy, corporate, and institutional leaders whose expertise, insights, and experience shape the global business climate. Don’t miss this opportunity to join a discussion with the United States Ambassador. This virtual meeting will use the Microsoft Teams platform. Please register your participation by clicking on the button below or by calling (84) 24 3934 2790. Registered participants will receive an email on May 19 with the URL link and instructions.