A roundtable on “Azerbaijan 2022: energy source and logistics hub for Europe and Asia” has been held in Geneva, Switzerland.
The event was organized by the Geneva Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services (CCIG) with the support of the Joint Chamber of Commerce (JCC) Switzerland-Eastern Europe, Central Asia, South Caucasus, Small and Medium Business Development Agency (KOBIA) and SOCAR Trading.
Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Switzerland Fuad Isgandarov, Chairman of the Board of Small and Medium Business Development Agency of Azerbaijan (KOBIA) Orkhan Mammadov, Director of the Geneva Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services Nathalie Hardyn, Managing Director of the Joint Chamber of Commerce Switzerland-Eastern Europe, Central Asia, South Caucasus Dorit Sallis, head of the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) Departments on the South Caucasus and other countries Seraina Sigron and representative of SOCAR Trading Taghi Taghizada addressed the meeting.
The roundtable featured presentations by KOBIA, Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Agency (AZPROMO), and Switzerland’s M&M company highlighting the support and services provided to SMEs in Azerbaijan and the country’s investment potential, as well as logistics and energy opportunities.
As part of the meeting, KOBIA, the Joint Chamber of Commerce Switzerland-Eastern Europe, Central Asia, South Caucasus (JCC) and Swiss Alternative Financing company have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation.