Committees within AmCham BiH
Our committees and board develop positions on issues affecting our members, from trade to tax to industry standards. Through these positions, we can advocate for our members to government both here and in the United States.
Tax, Legal & Regulatory Committee
The Tax/Legal & Regulatory Committee aims to establish channels of communication for AmCham BiH members with taxation, legal and regulatory authorities to solve problems of a general nature and recommend improvements. The Mission of the Tax & Legal Committee is to recommend, establish and implement necessary changes in tax legislation in order to make it more competitive, assist members in their lobbying effort, respond to members’ common upcoming requests with direct dialogue with decision makers and provide members with the opportunity to keep up to date with tax changes and key developments in the legislation.
AmCham BiH Tax Legal and Regulatory Committee Chairperson: Mr. Mirza Sabljica, General Manager TEKNOXGROUP BH.
MEMBERS: ADDIKO BANK, NELT, MKF LIDER, PETOSEVIC, DINERS CLUB BH, TEKNOXGROUP BH, PHILLIP MORRIS BH, COCA – COLA HBC B-H, EKOPAK, CMS REICH- ROHRWIG HEINZ, ERNST & YOUNG, UNICREDIT BANK AD BL, SECTOR SECURITY, FILIPOVIC ADEMOVIC LAW OFFICE, MISTRAL SOLUTIONS
Banking & Finance Committee
The Banking & Finance Committee concentrates on financial issues that hinder the operations of companies in BiH. The committee also works toward bringing greater understanding of the BiH financial system.
AmCham BiH Banking and Finance Committee Chairperson: Ivana Kantar, Secretary of the Bank NOVA BANKA AD BL.
MEMBERS: ADDIKO BANK, NELT, MKF LIDER, DINERS CLUB BH, RAIFFEISEN BANK, NOVA BANKA AD BL, CMS REICH- ROHRWIG HEINZ, ERNST & YOUNG, AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IN BiH, ORACLE BH, UNICREDIT BANK AD BL, FILIPOVIC ADEMOVIC LAW OFFICE
The Mission of the ICT Committee is to represent and articulate the interest of AmCham members in the Information Communication Technology field and contribute to the activity of other AmCham initiatives where necessary.
AmCham BiH ICT Committee Chairperson: Mr. Damir Dizdarevic, CEO of Logosoft d.o.o. Sarajevo, highly skilled IT professional, also recognized as Microsoft Regional Director and Microsoft Most Valuable Professional.
MEMBERS: MICROSOFT, BS TELECOM SOLUTIONS, AUTHORITY PARTNERS, TELEMACH, LOGOSOFT, LANACO, SYS COMPANY, LINK GROUP, CMS REICH- ROHRWIG HEINZ, MARIC & CO, AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IN BiH, ORACLE BH, MISTRAL SOLUTIONS, ZIRA, MEDIT.
Media/ Advertising/ PR Committee
The Mission of the Media/Advertising/PR Committee is to advance the profession that deals with public relations advertising and communications in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
AmCham BiH Media Advertising and PR Committee Chairperson: Mrs. Vesna Vlašić Jusupović, Director McCann Agency
MEMBERS: ADDIKO BANK, NELT, DINERS CLUB, Mc Cann, PROPULSION FUND, EKOPAK, AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IN BiH, MAGROS VELETRGOVINA
Health Care & Environment Committee
The Mission of the Health Care and Environment Committee is to promote positive health and pharmaceutical practice. At the same time this committee is a forum for exchanging ideas and discussion about the appropriate contribution to environmental protection in BiH.
AmCham BiH Health Care and Environment Committee Chairperson: Mr. Boro Mioč, General Manager ERKONA.
MEMBERS: CMS REICH- ROHRWIG HEINZ, COCA – COLA HBC B-H, EKOPAK, ELI-LILLY, ERKONA, HEMOFARM, FILIPOVIC ADEMOVIC LAW OFFICE, International Medical Center –AFFIDEA, INTRADE PHARM, ORACLE BH, PLIVA,ZEOS
The Mission of the IPR Committee is to promote protection of the intellectual property rights in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The IPR Committee brings together practitioners, policy-makers and executives to encourage collaboration in creating a platform of information and recommendations for positioning the IPR sector as a generator of economic prosperity in BiH.
AmCham BiH IPR Committee Chairperson: Mrs. Mirna Milanović Lalić, Attorney at Law, Individual Member.
MEMBERS: NELT, PETOSEVIC, PHILLIP MORRIS BH, INTELBIRO, ZIVKO MIJATOVIC & PARTNERS, MARIC & Co, INDIVIDUAL MEMBER, EKOPAK, CMS REICH – ROHRWIG HAINZ, ORACLE BH, FILIPOVIĆ ADEMOVIC LAW OFFICE
Ethics & Compliance Committee
As an association dedicated to the development of international business within Bosnia and Herzegovina, AmCham BiH considers as one of its most significant goals the establishment of high standards of business conduct and principles of Ethics and Compliance.
AmCham BiH takes an active and leading role in promoting business standards and principles: first, by adopting its own code of business practices; second, by encouraging AmCham BiH members to adopt their own codes of business practice; and third, by organizing programs and events that foster Ethics and Compliance. It is fundamental to the philosophy of the AmCham BiH that good ethics and good business are synonymous.
AmCham BiH Ethics and Compliance Committee Chairperson: Mr. Bojan Bajić, President of WEFEC.
MEMBERS: WEFEC, ORACLE BH, BS TELECOM SOLUTIONS, CMS REICH ROHRWIG HEINZ, DINERS CLUB, EXPRESS COURIER APS for UPS, IMC AFFIDEA, MC CANN, ORACLE BH,UNICREDIT dd MOSTAR.
Corporate Social Impact Committee
AmCham BiH Corporate Social Impact Committee will work in depth with corporate leaders in BiH to help transform almost 2,500,000 KM a year of corporate social giving to strategic social impact investments.
AmCham BiH Corporate Social Impact Commitee Chairperson: Mr. Darko Soković, President Propulsion Fund.
MEMBERS: RAIFFEISEN BANK dd BiH, UNICREDIT BANK BiH, ADDIKO BANK BiH, MOLSOON COORS BiH, FILIPOVIC ADEMOVIC LAW OFFICE, MOLSON COORS BiH, PROPULSION FUND.