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Sharing perspective on the impact of the current situation on Foreign Direct Investment: Régine René-Labrousse, BRANA @labiereprestige
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In January 2014, Régine René-Labrousse joined the Brasserie Nationale d’Haiti S.A. (BRANA), part of the Heineken Company. As the Corporate Affairs Manager, Régine maintains relations with key government officials and key stakeholders while representing BRANA at various commercial chambers to promote a more favorable business environment. She oversees the company’s sustainability agenda, including the local sorghum project with USAID and IDB, as well as implementing business code of conduct within BRANA.
Régine represents BRANA-Heineken as the out-going President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Haiti (AmCham) and secretary of Forum Economique du Secteur Privé. In the past, Regine also represented BRANA on the board of the Haitian Manufacturers’ Association (ADIH), and AGERCA (risk prevention and business continuity). She plays a key role in promoting the company’s local sourcing initiatives and drives responsible consumption activities in Haiti.
Prior to joining BRANA, Régine was a Foreign Service Officer for the U.S. Department of State from 2006 to 2013. She served in Washington, DC and at the U.S. Embassies in Morocco, Jamaica, the Dominican Republic, and lastly in Haiti. From 2010 to 2013, Régine was the Cultural Attaché at U.S. Embassy Port au Prince and played a key role in advancing educational, cultural, and professional exchange programs between the U.S. and Haiti.
Régine earned a Master’s degree in International Communications from American University in D.C. in 2008. Her Master’s research project analyzed factors influencing the Haitian Diaspora’s direct involvement in Haiti’s economic advancement. She also earned a Bachelor’s degree in International Business and Latin American Studies from Loyola University New Orleans in 2005.
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