AmCham Bulgaria Priorities 2023 – 2024

Being consistent in its strategic approach, the AmCham Board of Directors sees Chamber’s priorities as the main guideline of our organization. For many years, they have covered the main aspects of our versatile activities. The following AmCham Bulgaria Priorities were developed and delivered by Ivan Mihaylov, AmCham Bulgaria CEO, and approved during the AmCham Board Strategic Meeting on February 28-29, 2024, at Thessaloniki, Greece.

There are five priority areas which provide continuity from the 2022-2023 priorities and which will be implemented via events, outreach, projects, and partnerships.

Regional and Transatlantic Advocacy
  • Promote trade and investment between the US, Canada, and Bulgaria
  • Promote and develop the AmCham BG office in the United States
  • Regional & International Initiatives
    • Reinforce strategic aspects – energy, digital, education, etc.
    • Western Balkans initiatives
Sustainable Business Climate and Investments
  • Rule of law
  • Energy transition /Green deal
  • Eurozone
  • Health care reconstruction
  • E- health
  • Procurement practices
Digital Economy and Innovation
  • Digital Transformation, Cyber Security & Privacy
  • Innovation and R&D capacity improvement
  • Technology transfer
Human Capital Development
  • Diversity and inclusion awareness
  • Education
  • Future of work
Operational excellence of the Chamber
  • Budged execution and performance
  • Extend membership base – quality over quantity;
  • Members’ care
  • Collaboration – with other relevant organizations
  • Excellent team performance