PepsiCo’s outgoing CEO Indra Nooyi and MasterCard’s president Ajay Banga were amongst a small group of top business leaders hosted by US President Donald Trump for a dinner at his private golf club in New Jersey to hear their viewpoint on the state of the nation’s economy.
The White House had stated in a declaration that the dinner is an “opportunity for the President to hear how the economy is doing from their viewpoint and what their priorities and ideas are for the year ahead.”
Ms Nooyi and Mr Banga were accompanied by their partners Raj Nooyi and Ritu Banga, inning accordance with an upgraded list of participants offered by the White House.
Among the 15 prominent magnate attending the supper hosted by President Trump the other day were Fiat Chrysler CEO Michael Manley, FedEx president and CEO Fredrick Smith and Boeing’s chief executive officer Dennis Muilenburg.
Donald Trump’s other half Melania Trump, daughter Ivanka Trump and her spouse Jared Kushner likewise participated in the supper.
According to a White House pool report, President Trump referred to Ms Nooyi as one of the “most effective” women in the world.
Addressing the power dinner, Donald Trump said he is meeting with a few of the leading magnate on the planet.
” You discuss service, this is the group. And we’re so honoured to have you. And we’re gon na be discussing later a few of the concepts you might need to, as the expression goes, make America fantastic again.”
The White House said President Donald Trump described Indra Nooyi as one of the “most powerful” women worldwide.
He added that the group had been “big beneficiaries” of his policies and “you’ve assisted in many cases.”
The swimming pool report added that after promoting GDP and jobs number, President Trump predicted economic development next quarter “could be in the fives”.