Prishtina, January 18, 2019 – The American Chamber of Commerce in Kosovo held its annual meeting of the General Assembly during which the the new untitled members of the Board of Governors were elected, whereas the Annual Program and the Supporting Budget for 2019 were approved.
In his speech, President of the Board of Governors, Ilir Ibrahimi, said that despite the challenges faced last year, 2018 was a successful year, thanking the Board members and the Executive Director. He also thanked AmCham members for their continuous support to the organization, saying that in 2019 AmCham will continue advocacy efforts for further improvement of the doing business environment.
Executive Director, Arian Zeka, presented the financial and activities reports of AmCham in 2018, as well as the Annual Program and the Supporting Budget 2019, which are based in five pillars of the five-year strategic plan approved by the Board of Governors. The General Assembly delegates elected seven new untitled members of the Board of Governors Mrike Macula representing the Association of Regional Development Agencies, Arjeta Spahiu representing Blanchard Leadership/Advoco Solutions, Agim Bekaj representing Microsoft, Liridon Mavriqi representing Contour Global, Neritan Tira representing Coca-Cola HBC Kosovo, Driton Zairi representing Ford Kosova Motors, and Hysen Lajqi representing HIB Corporation.