The members of AmCham Uzbekistan were invited to the lunch with US Ambassador HE Pamela L. Spratlen
The Board of Directors of AmCham Uzbekistan and AmCham members who participated in American-Uzbek Business Forum held in New York on September 20, 2017 were invited by US Ambassador HE Pamela L. Spratlen to the lunch held on September 29, 2017 in Khiva Restaurant, Hyatt Regency Hotel. The members shared their impressions from American-Uzbek Business Forum. All expressed the same opinion that the Forum was very fruitful; presentations of the representatives of Uzbek government were highly professional and informative. That is the precondition for a meaningful dialogue between USA and Uzbekistan. The President of AmCham Uzbekistan Hugo Minderhoud was one of the honorary guests of the Forum and had a chance to discuss future AmCham activities with Uzbekistan officials. Our members Central Asian Seed Company (CASC), Namuna Diyor, CNH Industries, Grata, Prae Legal, Mercury, Avialeasing, Coca-Cola , General Electric, BAT were among the participants of American-Uzbek Business Forum.
AmCham Uzbekistan took part in the conference “Formation of Uzbekistan’s Country Brand”
By the invitation of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan AmCham representatives participated in the conference “Formation of Uzbekistan’s Country Brand” which was held on October 10, 2017 in Radisson Blue Hotel. The conference was held by Alisher Kurmanov, the Head of the Senate Committee on issues of international relations, foreign economic relations, foreign investments and tourism. The President of AmCham Uzbekistan Hugo Minderhoud, Executive Director of AmCham Nazi Aripdjanova, Coca-Cola Country Operation Manager for Uzbekistan Gabil Ahmadov and the Head of Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan practice in Ernst & Young Company Anavr Azamov took part in a lively discussion on creating a powerful and positive brand of the country. The President of AmCham Uzbekistan Hugo Minderhoud in his interview to Uzbek TV Channels has mentioned that Uzbekistan brand creation on a global stage is of a great importance and has to cover different segments. A positive brand will be a strong engine for the country development and will strengthen competitive advantages of the country and act for attraction of tourists and foreign investments....
Congratulations on the Independence Day of the Republic of Uzbekistan
The American Chamber of Commerce avails itself of the opportunity to congratulate HE The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Miromonovich Mirziyoyev and the people of Uzbekistan with the upcoming twenty sixth anniversary of the independence of the Republic of Uzbekistan and is looking forward to enhancing the dialogue with the government on the basis of mutual trust and respect.
The Board of Directors elected on the General Assembly
The American Chamber in Uzbekistan is pleased to announce that at the last General Assembly the members have elected the following Board of Directors: Hugo W.Minderhoud, AKTE LLC - President Tõnu Grünberg, Ucell - Vice President Vera Bell, Audit-As LLC – Treasurer Anvar Azamov, Ernst&Young – Secretary David Le Blond,  UzBat – Member of the Board Otabek Muhammadiyev, PwC – Member of the Board Gabil Ahmadov, Coca-Cola - Member of the Board Mirpayoz Mirsaatov, Olsoft – Member of the Board Puneet Tandon, Hyatt Regency Tashkent – Member of the Board J. Laurence Wright II, US Embassy in Uzbekistan – Member of the Board Donald Nicolson II, SEAF-SME Investment Management - President Emeritus Nazi Aripdjanova,AmCham-Executive Director AmChamUzbekistan was registered in 1997 and is the leading organisation of international businesses people in Tashkent. Our mission is promoting and assisting the business interests of our members in conformity with good international business practices and the governing rules of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the United States of America.
The first meeting of Digital Transformation Committee of AmCham Uzbekistan will be held on the 18th of May
Technology has disrupted the way companies conduct business. Small businesses can take advantage of new technologies and level the playing field with larger organizations. Small business owners should also consider utilizing technology in their planning processes. This allows owners to conduct operations using the best available technology. Businesses in Uzbekistan can benefit greatly by increasing their efficiency and competitiveness by undergoing a digital transformation. The process of embracing this trend in Uzbekistan is, unfortunately, rather slow. This is why the AmCham Digital Transformation Committee was created. The goal is to set up a Digital Transformation Committee within AmCham Uzbekistan to help its members to get acquainted with the latest digital and technological trends. We want members to be part of the conversation. AmCham offers its impeccable reputation as a hub for influential and innovative companies. Softline will assist by offering its internationally recognized expertise in technology services and consulting. The Committee’s mission is to: Promote digital transformation by creating a place where AmCh...
Tõnu Grünberg – New AmCham Vice-President
It is our pleasure to announce that Tõnu Grünberg, CEO of Ucell (TeliaSonera Uzbekistan ) will serve as Vice-President of AmCham in Uzbekistan starting from September 12, 2015. Tõnu replaced Kaher Kazem, President of GM Uzbekistan who has served as AmCham Vice-President for last 1.5 years and successfully completed his assignment in Uzbekistan. Tõnu Grünberg is Chief Executive Officer of Ucell (TeliaSonera Uzbekistan). Tõnu has 17 years of experience leading telecommunications companies strategy and execution, with the special skillset in technology. Tõnu’s holds Master of Science (MS Digital Communication Systems and Technology from Tallinn Technical University. He is also a graduate of Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, London Business School and Swedish Institute of Management. Tõnu Grünberg arrived to Tashkent in September 2014. Tõnu is an inspirational leader who challenges colleagues and staff to look beyond established technology and business models, identify opportunities to expand organizational capabilities, and drive business growth and innovation.