The German-Serbian Chamber of Commerce will be led by a new Managing Board in the next two years. The new president of the Managing Board, with a two-year mandate, will be Udo Eichlinger, the CEO of Siemens Serbia.
In addition to the new president, member-companies also voted in vice presidents Dijana Peskir, Stihl, and Milan Grujic, ZF Serbia, as well as five members: Ronald Seeliger, Hemofarm, Ivan Smiljkovic, ProCredit Bank Serbia, Bojan Predojevic, Profine, Christian Braunig, Confida Consulting, and Dragan Simovic, M&M Militzer & Munch, the press release says.
– As the largest bilateral economic association in Serbia, the German-Serbian Chamber of Commerce will continue advocating the improvement of the business environment in Serbia in the upcoming period as well, support the economic reforms and support the efforts of the Government of Serbia in carrying out the reforms. On the other hand, the chamber will focus on efficiently representing the interests of the member-companies at governmental and non-governmental institutions and in the public sphere. We will be a stable partner to the economy of Serbia as we have been so far, to the end of making a quality contribution to the improvement of the business climate in the country – emphasized the newly appointed president of AHK Serbia, Udo Eichlinger, who thanked the members of the chamber for their trust, the press release says.
The director of the German-Serbian Chamber of Commerce, Martin Knapp talked about the results and the activities of the chamber in the preceding period and pointed out that the founding of a joint chamber in 2016 had sent a clear signal to the German business community that Serbia is a reliable partner.
– Through the chamber of commerce, we contribute daily to improving the contacts with the German economy and we are in a way advertising the Serbian economy to German investors – Knapp said.
The German-Serbian Chamber of Commerce belongs to a system of German foreign trade and industrial chambers, with 140 offices in 92 countries worldwide. AHK Serbia is the largest bilateral chamber of commerce in Serbia and an ideal platform for contacts between German, Serbian and international companies.