23 February 2015 - Supreme Group was a proud sponsor of the recently concluded 51st Munich Security Conference, held from February 6 – 8, 2015 in Munich, Germany. Theo Reichert, Supreme’s Chief Executive Officer and James Jaska, President - Defense and Government Services, were invited to attend the prestigious conference focused on international security policies.
The Conference saw over 400 renowned decision makers in international politics, including 20 heads of state and government, and more than 60 foreign and defense ministers gathered to discuss current and future issues in foreign and security policy. These included U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz, and EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini.
“For over fifty years, we have been providing critical, life-sustaining services to support military operations in challenging and remote environments across the world. As a leading strategic industry partner, we recognize the crucial role we play in meeting the needs of the future. Being part of conferences such as this presents the opportunity to have a clearer idea of the challenges faced by not just the sector but also respected governments and coalitions, enabling us to look into innovative solutions to support this evolving landscape,” said Reichert.
Amongst key topics discussed at the conference were the issues related to the crisis in Ukraine and its implication for the European security architecture, as well as the deteriorating situation in the Middle East. Other areas of discussion included the global refugee crisis situation and the fight against terrorism.
Supreme Group is a leader in the provision of end to end supply chain solutions in some of the world’s most challenging and austere locations. The Group’s clients include the United Nations (UN), the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and other leading military forces, as well as some of the world’s top commercial organizations.
“We like ‘difficult’. When everyone else thinks that a situation is hopeless and back away, we look at it from another angle. This is what we specialize in.”