Twelve Leading Companies Joined AmCham Ukraine in June-September 2019
The American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine represents the biggest investors and largest multinationals operating in Ukraine. Since 1992, AmCham Ukraine has been delivering the voice of business in Ukraine at the highest level, pushing forward a pro-growth agenda. The Chamber has been representing and supporting member companies – the largest investors, taxpayers and reliable employers, which make significant contributions to the state budget and create jobs. Among companies that joined AmCham Ukraine family in June-September 2019, are the following:
- AC Crowe Ukraine
AC Crowe Ukraine is a member of Crowe Global international network and has been operating in Ukraine since 2016. The customer-tailored approach enables the Firm to excel in the market by effectively meeting the needs and expectations of the customer in audit, tax advisory, consulting, and risks.
Volodymyr Kozlenko – CEO
"To be a member of the ACC is to be at the crest of the wave. It is about understanding domestic and global processes, as well as getting involved in cutting-edge developments in the business environment and making challenging projects work. This is about an inspiring future with lasting values."
- Agency of Internet Rights (AIR)
Agency of Internet Rights (AIR) is an international YouTube multi-channel network, and a Certified YouTube Partner AIR was founded in 2010 and since that time it has become one of the Top 10 media networks worldwide by the number of views of partner channels.
Nikolay Roginets – CEO
"Cooperation with the ACC is a big step towards new projects and the opportunity to implement new interesting ideas with international partners and the business community in Ukraine. AIR, on its side, will share its best practices in professional content creation, influencer marketing, development and monetization of online videos on YouTube."
- Alcor-Ukraine LLC
Alcor builds software R&D offices for foreign IT companies in Ukraine. Alcor further supports them and manages recruitment, real estate, financial, accounting, and legal processes to drive their business here.
Dmytro Ovcharenko - CEO & Founder of Alcor
"AmCham Ukraine provides great business opportunities, and we are happy to become part of this strong collaborative system. Our membership in the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine helps Alcor contribute to the development of Information Technology in Ukraine and open new doors for investments."
- Axpo Ukraine LLC
Axpo Group produces, trades and distributes energy in 40 countries throughout Europe and the United States. Axpo is an international leader in energy trading and provides tailor-made energy solutions.
Sergii Onyshchuk - Director
"Since its foundation in 2018, Axpo Ukraine has been focusing on the business in the domestic wholesale market for natural gas. Being part of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine is an important step for us to widen our network and discuss relevant topics with representatives of other companies."
Bolt, formerly known as Taxify, is the leading European transportation platform that’s focused on making urban travel easier, quicker and more reliable. Founded by Markus Villig, Bolt launched in 2013. It’s one of the fastest-growing transportation platforms in Europe and Africa with investors including Daimler, Didi Chuxing, Korelya Capital and TransferWise co-founder Taavet Hinrikus. Bolt has more than 25 million users in over 30 countries globally.
Taras Potichnyi – CEO
"We are proud to be a part of the very active and effective business community in Ukraine. Membership in the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine opens additional ways to share our experience, to cooperate with other market players, to establish relationship with the local business, to have a dialogue and to collaborate with the government and authorities in order to further development of Ukrainian transportation sector".
- EPAM Systems
EPAM Systems, Inc. is an American IT company, manufacturer of custom software, consulting specialist. Founded in 1993, EPAM has leveraged its core engineering expertise to become a leading global product-development and digital-platform engineering services company.
Yury Antoniuk – VP, Head of EPAM CEE
"One company alone cannot bring about high-quality changes that create a favorable business environment – this is one of the main reasons for joining ACC. The key benefit of belonging to this community is the opportunity it offers our company to support productive dialogue with colleagues, authorities, and society. For EPAM, as a public and transparent business, this is especially important".
- ITW Systems
IntelTech Ukraine (ITW Systems) is a Ukrainian manufacturer with foreign investments specializing in the development and implementation of integrated solutions for energy efficient LED lighting for industrial, commercial and municipal sectors. The company has been operating in the Ukrainian market since 2010. The head office is in the USA with offices in 6 countries.
Roman Afanasyev – General Director
"Protection of business interests, effective dialogue with the state, making business connections with prospects and partners, participation in high profile events - this is important for anyone who has joined or plans to join the ACC. Today, the ACC community for us is, first and foremost, a circle of friends and associates from all over the world, where you can get support in solving difficult issues, as well as initiating changes at the legislative level. Together, we are stronger!"
- McKinsey & Company
McKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm that helps organizations across the private, public, and social sectors create the change that matters. Over the last 15 years, company has become a trusted advisor to Ukraine’s many leading organizations across banking, insurance, energy, basic materials, manufacturing and other sectors.
Georges Massoud – Senior Partner, Managing Partner in Ukraine
"The way we work with clients and our capabilities are continually evolving. More than 50% of what we do today, did not exist 5 years ago. We want to bring all of this to Ukraine to ensure local companies fully leverage their potential. AmCham Ukraine is surely a great partner to drive change in business environment in the country."
- Radisson Hotel Group
Radisson Blu Hotel, Kyiv – prime central location, new stylish 254 rooms and a conference area, a menu from Italian Chef, ultimate comfort and relax during your business or leisure trip, attention to the smallest details to deliver personalized service and inspire unforgettable experience for each stay – these are the key value propositions of the fully renovated hotel.
Jesper Henriksen - General Manager & City Director
"It is a great pleasure and privilege to be a member of American Chamber of Commerce community. It opens an opportunity to expand our skillsets, resources, offerings, network with customers and partners, complete one another, build something fresh, and also combine forces helping our industry to win big."
- Schneider Electric Ukraine LLC
Leading company in Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation in Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries. The indisputable leader in Power Management – Medium Voltage, Low Voltage and Secure Power, and in Automation Systems.
Mykhaylo Bubnov - CEO
"I believe that our innovative solutions can help companies operating in Ukraine to be digital, energy effective, progressive and environment friendly. We are open and together, with the AmCham Ukraine network, we’ll make energy smart, reliable and safe."
- SP Advisors
SP Advisors is a full-service investment house focused on advisory operating. Established in 2011б company provides back office and accounting services to Ukrainian companies looking to business in the USA.
Nick Piazza – CEO
"We have a common goal – to promote to the development of Ukrainian business. The American Chamber of Commerce is the platform for support and development of the dialog among international and Ukrainian business community. Due to this I hope to increase the awareness among Ukrainian business representatives regarding the attraction of financing and the creation of their own companies in the United States."
- Very Good Security (VGS)
VGS offers a modern approach to data security, privacy & compliance that lets companies operate on sensitive data without the cost or liability of securing the data themselves.
Mahmoud Abdelkader – Сo-Founder, Chief Executive Officer
"VGS is excited to join and be a part of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine. We look forward to strengthening and expanding our existing business relationship in Ukraine as we grow as a company."
About the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine:
The American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine has been operating in Ukraine since 1992. The Chamber cooperates closely with Ukrainian authorities to improve the business environment and attract Direct Foreign Investment into the economy, advocates for predictable, transparent, equitable and stable rules of doing business. More information here: http://www.chamber.ua
Tetiana Komanytska, Communications Assistant of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine, firstname.lastname@example.org