USA 2018

USA-Serbia: Sharing Past & Future

Jelena Pavlović, President of AmCham, President of BoD, Philip Morris SEE

Stronger Institutions At The Core Of Reform Progress

To move forward with the reform agenda in an effective and sustainable manner, we need to strengthen the competence and efficiency of Serbian institutions. AmCham is ready and willing to partner the state in this endeavour

Kyle Scott, Ambassador of the United States of America

Sharing Past & Future

I’m delighted to have the opportunity to contribute to CorD’s publication recognizing the close ties and productive partnership between Serbia and the United States of America. Our two countries share a historical alliance, benefit from today’s productive collaboration, and I look forward to even closer ties in the future

Carolina Hidea, Economic Counsellor of the U.S. Embassy in Belgrade

We Strongly Support Serbia’s Path Toward The EU

We believe that Serbia's best economic future lies with the European Union and the West. Therefore we strongly support Serbia's strategic goal of joining the EU, and we work closely with the government to help Serbia achieve its goal
Azza El-Abd USAID Mission Director For Serbia

Azza El-Abd, USAID’s Mission Director For Serbia

Helping Serbian Businesses To Thrive

USAID assistance during the past five years has helped Serbia adopt and implement regulations that make it easier for businesses to operate and prosper in Serbia. We intend to continue promoting this kind of initiative
Amalija Pavić AmCham Deputy Executive Director

Amalija Pavić, AmCham Deputy Executive Director

Good Dialogue Moves Mountains

In AmCham 17 years of cooperation with the government, we have successfully changed over 150 regulations and processes aimed at improving the business environment. The most important factors for these successes have been the openness of the government and their constructive approach to possible solutions
Vladimir Knežević Oracle Serbia

Vladimir Knežević, Country Managing Director, Oracle Serbia & Montenegro

Safely Along The Path Of Digitalization

Today, more than ever before, companies depend on innovation. Depending on the company, innovation might be expressed through digital transformation, upgrades to the cloud, the move from machine yearning to machine learning, autonomous everything, artificial intelligence, the Internet of things, blockchain, and many other innovative technologies. They are all recognized as top strategic CIO priorities for 2018
Mia Zečević, Director, Novaston

Mia Zečević, Director, Novaston Asset Management

Novaston Will Bring New Investors

Real estate management is the basic area of activity and expertise of Novaston Asset Management, which also provides additional consulting services for major purchases. Thanks to their cooperation with large companies and investment funds, the real estate market in Serbia is again experiencing its own golden years
Branislav Savić, Plant Manager, Ball Packaging Europe

Branislav Savić, Plant Manager, Ball Packaging Europe

Years Of Successful Business Operations In Serbia

Rising from a 200-dollar loan to the largest beverage can producer, it has been 138 years since the Ball brothers’ founded Ball Corporation, and in that period the company has grown into a global leader, operating on four continents and employing more than 18,000 people
Know Who You’re Buying Your Foods From

Fresh Summer Spread Straight From The Gardens Of Local Producers

Know Who You’re Buying Your Foods From

Fresh fruit and vegetables are an integral part of every spread on the table during hot summer days. Although it is advisable – due to your body’s needs – to increase your consumption of fruit and vegetables during summer, you should be cautious when buying such products and carefully check the source of the foods you buy, because you can’t always be sure that the fruits and vegetables on offer meet all quality standards
Artur Turemka, General Director Mastercard Balkans

Artur Turemka, General Director Mastercard Balkans

Cash Is The Past Mastercard Means Security

Mastercard is a company with experience, technology and know-how that can positively contribute to fight against the grey economy in several regional markets, and the company is supporting its partners in expanding the payment network

Vladimir Čupić, Director of the Atlantic Grupa Representative Office for Serbia

Realistic & Ambitious Plans

Atlantic Grupa, which employs in excess of 5,300 workers in the region and 12 other countries around the world, has - after 27 years of efficient and sustainable operations - become one of the largest and most successful food companies in the region, and a significant player on the European and global markets
Borislav Bora Stanković David Stern

American-Serbian Relations in Basketball

How An American & A Serb Changed World Basketball

Belgrade will this mid-August host the international ’Basketball Without Borders’ (BWB) camp, which is traditionally organised by the World Basketball Federation (FIBA) and the American National Basketball Association (BNA), which is just one of the fruits of the joint “masterpiece” of the long-serving FIBA secretary general and NBA commissioner
Zoran Naumović Law Naumović & Partners Law Office

Zoran Naumović, Attorney At Law, Naumović & Partners Law Office

Unburden Courts

The Naumović & Partners Law Office has been handling the most complex and challenging legal issues for twenty years, with its clients including some of the world’s largest companies. Focused on corporate and contract law, information technology and intellectual property rights - areas in which only the best survive
Iosif Vangelatos Inos Balkan

Iosif Vangelatos, General Manager Inos Balkan

We Are Ready For The New Era

Thanks to investments of €11 million, the expansion of our recycling activities portfolio, and the huge knowledge of new owners, for the past 12 years Inos Balkan has achieved better business results
Čedomir Janjić Mayor Of Zrenjanin

Čedomir Janjić, Mayor Of The City Of Zrenjanin

We’re Expanding Industrial Zones

The City of Zrenjanin is expanding its industrial zones, as the existing ones are almost completely occupied and potential investors are seeking larger plots. Some of them are already expressing their intention to later expand their business premises and operations, due to them planning their long-term presence and development in our city

Sandra Marinković, Merck Sharpe & Dohme

We Are Bringing New Hope For Cancer Patients

Merck Sharpe & Dohme is an innovative global leader in the health sector that is dedicated to improving health and well-being of people around the world via innovative medicines, vaccines and biological therapies
USA - Partner 2018

USA – Partner 2018

Partners: Sharing Past & Future