JCC's 2015 Annual General Meeting takes place...
JCC's members and members of the diplomatic community gathered for the annual general meeting on April 14, 2015 at Burckhardt Compression, Winterthur. From the diplomatic community, we were honored to have with us H.E. Mr. Alexander Golovin, Ambassador of the Russian Federation, Mr. Farhad Anisa-Babayev, Embassy of Azerbaijan and Mr. Ilja Marjanidze, Embassy of Georgia. The State Secretariat of Economic Affairs was represented by Mr. Tony Moré, Head of Bilateral Economic Relations Europe/Central Asia.
The members elected a new board member Daniel Schmid, CEO, FISCHER Spindle Group. New representatives for companies already in the board were voted in -- Lyubomir Georgiev for Baker & McKenzie, Arthur A. Strub for Credit Suisse and Mireille Henchoz for the Swiss Watch Federation. Councillor Filippo Lombardi was approved as Honorary JCC Member. The chamber also bid a fond and sad farewell to Anne Bauty, Vice President, who is stepping down from the board and chamber after 3 years of committed service.
JCC's new president Marcel Pawlicek made the keynote presentation on Burckhardt Compression. This was followed by a tour of the factory and a networking reception.