The newly-elected President of the American Chamber of Commerce, AmCham Slovenia with the mandate from June 2011 till June 2013, is Mr. Matej Potokar, the Director of the Group for Microsoft Business Solutions for the Middle and East Europe Regions. He was elected by the plurality of the Members votes.
For a mandate of two years there were also four members of the Board of Governors elected:
Mr. Sandi Češko, Studio Moderna, Mr. Matjaž Rakovec, M.Sc., Zavarovalnica Triglav, Triglav Insurance Company, Mr. Thierry Villard, Goodyear/Sava Tires, all for the first time, while the mandate of Mrs. Nataša Jenčič, Merck Sharp & Dohme has been prolonged for additional two years.
The newly-elected President of the American Chamber of Commerce, Matej Potokar in his introductory solemn speech presented his vision of the AmCham Slovenia development and his wish for creating a better business environment for Slovene and foreign companies in Slovenia also in the future.
Tomaž Lovše, who has presided over American Chamber of Commerce for two mandates since 2007- expressed his wishes to the new President for a successful work and also emphasized his intentions for actively cooperating at the realization of the mutually set aims also in the future.
The Board of Governors, by common consent, confirmed the proposition and granted to Mr. Tomaž Lovše the title of the AmCham Slovenia Honorary Member, given the statement of reasons, among plenty, that he as the president has contributed a lot to the development and recognition of the AmCham Slovenia.
PARTICIPANT PRESENTED REPORT....