The General Assembly of AmCham Serbia included the presenting of this association’s results in 2016, as well as the adding of new members to the AmCham Board of Directors.
Vladan Živanović, from company NCR, was appointed as the second vice president of the board of directors and KPMG’s Igor Lončarević was appointed secretary and treasurer, while the board of directors also welcomed Dragan Lupšić, from Coca-Cola Hellenic, and Nenad Vučinić, from TeleSign, as new members without portfolios.
This occasion also saw the awarding of the prestigious AmCham Hero annual award, which was this year presented to Dr Magdalena Đorđević from the Institute of Physics, in recognition of her efforts aimed at advancing and promoting science.
“During 2016, AmCham – in cooperation with representatives of relevant state institutions and the Government – achieved significant results in improving the regulatory framework for business, particularly in the fields of health, tax regulations and the fight against the grey economy,” said AmCham Board Chairman Zoran Petrović in his welcome speech.
Vera Nikolić Dimić, director of the executive office of AmCham, highlighted activities undertaken during 2016 and noted that, thanks to numerous workshops, this association has influenced the professional development and connecting of the personnel of member companies.