On 28 of September FICE AGM and Season Kick Off took place at Finnish Embassy. Our kind host Finnish Ambassador in Estonia, H.E. Mr Timo Kantola greeted FICE members. Our special guest on this event the Minister of Finance Keit Pentus-Roosimannus introduced us the new budget 2022. The ex-Chairman of the organization Heikki Mäki pointed out the importance of the role of FICE, as members of the FICE chambers represent 79% of Estonia’s foreign investments.
The informal mingling with the Ambassador and Minister was following the AGM where among other issues a new Board for 2021-2022 was elected.
Mr David Bailey-Lauring (Board Member of the British Chamber of Commerce in Estonia) was elected as the Chairman, Mr Heikki Mäki (Vice-Chairman of the Finnish-Estonian Chamber of Commerce) was elected as the Vice-Chairman, Mr Jeroen van der Hoeven (Chairman of the Holland Business Club) was elected as Treasurer of FICE and Mr Peter Thomsen (Chairman of the Danish-Estonian Chamber of Commerce) was elected as the Board Member of FICE.
Networking continued around the buffet dinner and drinks. Among the invitees were eight members of the FICE chambers and the representatives of their council’s.