Mr. Burak Yurtsever, Chief Finance Officer of ALBtelecom was elected at the Executive Board of International Chamber of Commerce

On the 4th of July 2018, the International Chamber of Commerce Albania General Assembly met to elect the business leaders and new Chairman who will lead the organization for the upcoming term 2018-2021. Mr. Burak Yurtsever Chief Finance Officer of ALBtelecom was elected as Executive Board Member.” Our aim will be providing leadership for positive economic growth and encourage a highly innovative and business-friendly climate, which attracts and retains businesses and intellectual capital. Being part of telecommunication industry, naturally, our focus will mainly be on Digital Economy – also in the framework of the ICC's Global strategy “Digital First” – stated Mr. Yurtsever as part of his vision.

The General Assembly also reconfirmed as Board members for another term Mr. Seyhan Pencabligil, CEO and Board Member at Banka Kombëtare Tregtare and Mr. Genc Boga, Founder and Managing Partner at Boga & Associates. Mr. Avni Ponari, CEO of SIGAL Uniqa Group Austria was also elected on the Board for the first time. Mr. Ilir Daci, Founder and Managing Partner at Optima Legal & Financial after being elected for another term, was voted as Chairman of ICC Albania.

About the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

ICC Albania is the Albanian chapter of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). ICC is the world business organization, a private entity representing companies worldwide since 1919 with a global network of over 6 million members in more than 100 countries. ICC works to promote international trade, responsible business conduct and a global approach to regulation through our unique mix of advocacy and standard setting activities – together with market leading dispute resolution services.

ICC represents business interests at the highest levels of intergovernmental decision-making, whether at the World Trade Organization, the United Nations or the G20 ensuring the voice of business is heard.

Last Update: 9 July 2018