William E. Kennard, U.S. Ambassador to the European Union, will adress the 2013 European Business Summit. Ambassador Kennard was nominated as the U.S. Ambassador to the European Union in 2009. From 2001 to 2009 Ambassador Kennard was Global Partner and Managing Director of the Carlyle Group. Prior to this, from 1997 to 2001 he worked as Charmain of the U.S. Federal Comunications Commissions. Before this Ambassador Kennard was on the board of several companies owned by the Carlyle Group. For more information about Ambassador William E. Kennard or the U.S. Mission to the European Union, please visit: http://useu.usmission.gov/kennard.html