Philippe Legrain, former economic advisor to the president of the European Commission, says no matter what the result of the Greek referendum is, it will lead to "chaos and limbo."» Read More
Herman Gref, CEO of Sberbank, says the low oil price has created a "dramatic" situation for Russian banks and some will go bust.
Vagit Alekperov, CEO of Lukoil, says OPEC is not targeting Russian oil producers but instead it's aiming at "alternative" oil companies.
The last six months has been a torrid time for Russia’s business and companies operating there, but the worst could be yet to come.
Julian Roberts, CEO of Old Mutual, says Africa will will see "significant" growth despite the low oil price.
Anne Richards, chief investment officer at Aberdeen Asset Management, says that quantitative easing by the European Central Bank will be positive for markets.
Giuseppe Recchi, chairman of Telecom Italia, discusses the top trends in the telecoms industry in 2015.
European markets opened higher on Thursday ahead of the European Central Bank's (ECB) policy meeting amid expectations it will announce a full-scale bond-buying program to save the euro zone economy.
Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Antony Jenkins, CEO of Barclays, says that banking technology is making the lives of customers easier.
Jean-Marc Etlin, CEO of Itaú BBA, says that Brazil will remain a relevant for the business and investors for "years to come".
Antony Jenkins, CEO of Barclays, says the company is working with the regulators to resolve litigation issues and hopes to put some of those problems behind it in 2015.
Carlos Ghosn, CEO of Renault-Nissan alliance, says the market for large "gas-guzzlers" can't be ignored but the company is focusing on making ones that are fuel-efficient.
Carlos Ghosn, CEO of Renault-Nissan Alliance, says that the carmaker will be happy with China growing at 7 percent.
Dmitry Kostygin, CEO of internet retailer Ulmart, says the company is looking to list in either London or New York in 2015 or 2016 with the aim of raising $1 billion.
Mark Rutte, Prime Minister of Netherlands, says sanctions on Russia should stay in place and the country should leave Crimea.
Lionel Barber, editor of The Financial Times, says the market is unsure about whether quantitative easing by the European Central Bank will be enough to stoke economic growth.
Dmitry Konov, CEO of SIBUR, says it has not seen an impact from Russian sanctions and subsequent issues in the country's economy.
CNBC has generously set up an inflatable euro sign outside the new European Central Bank office. Hilarity ensues.
Jean-Pascal Tricoire, CEO of Schneider Electric, says that the Internet of Things will be critical for businesses this year.
Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Ken Hersh,CEO of NGP Energy Capital Management, discusses the best opportunities for investors in the energy sector.
Chris Dedicoat, EMEA President of Cisco, says every single business leader is preparing for the Internet of Things.
Geoff Cutmore is co-anchor for CNBC’s flagship programme Squawk Box in EMEA; the three-hour show bookends the opening of European equity markets.
Based in London, Tso co-anchors CNBC flagship show in EMEA, Squawk Box, a show that sets the news agenda every trading day.
Stephen Sedgwick co-anchors CNBC's flagship program Squawk Box Europe and is also CNBC's OPEC reporter covering major meetings.