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Thank you to outgoing member Christina von Westernhagen

1 Jun 2017

AmCham EU would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Christina von Westernhagen, who decided to leave her position as Director of EU Advocacy at the Dow Chemical Company. 

The future of chemical policy in the EU: Three key takeaways

29 May 2017
Environment

REACH regulation can impact business and investment decisions in Europe. AmCham EU believes that the analysis of such impacts should go beyond compliance costs and the REACH REFIT evaluation expected this year is a good opportunity to address it.

Roger Coelho of AmCham EU presents the Transatlantic Economy Report in Madrid

29 May 2017
Transatlantic Task Force

On 24 May AmCham Spain launched the Transatlantic Economy 2017 report in Madrid. 

Towards a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement between the EU and Indonesia

24 May 2017
Trade & External Affairs

In its latest position paper, AmCham EU outlines its strong support for the ongoing negotiations for a comprehensive free trade agreement between the EU and Indonesia.

President Trump's visit to Brussels

24 May 2017
Transatlantic Task Force

US President Donald Trump’s visit to Brussels this week to meet with EU leaders is an important milestone for the transatlantic relationship.

AmCham EU Visit to New York and Washington, DC: Assessing the political climate and its potential impact in Europe

17 May 2017
Transatlantic Task Force

On 4-5 May, Susan Danger, CEO, AmCham EU, travelled to New York City on behalf of AmCham EU.

Unlocking new growth in the transatlantic economy

15 May 2017
Transatlantic Task Force

Where to next for the transatlantic economic relationship? How can the current success – as demonstrated by AmCham EU’s 2017 Transatlantic Economy report - be sustained in an increasingly competitive world?

Digital Single Market (DSM) Review: Business welcomes legislative proposal on data localisation requirements

10 May 2017
Digital Economy

The shift towards a European data-driven economy and the principle of free flow of data are critical in every sector represented by the American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU).

Alberto Zilio elected new chair of EP Outreach Task Force

28 Apr 2017
EP Outreach TF

Congratulations to AmCham EU's newly-elected chair of the European Parliament Outreach Task Force, Alberto Zilio (AT&T). 

10th anniversary of the TEC and opportunities for transatlantic cooperation

28 Apr 2017
Transatlantic Task Force

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the Transatlantic Economic Council (TEC), the American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) underscores the continued value of transatlantic economic cooperation as a vehicle for jobs, growth and prosperity on both sides of the Atlantic.

AmCham Bulgaria Promotes Benefits of EU Single Market

26 Apr 2017
Single Market Task Force

On April, 20 2017, the American Chamber of Commerce Bulgaria, in partnership with AmCham EU, organized a conference “EU Single Market: Achievements and Challenges Ahead”. 

Position Paper: Brexit and the future EU-UK relationship: The US business view

21 Apr 2017
All Committees
Brexit Task Force

The UK’s withdrawal from the EU is raising important questions for the US business community in Europe. American companies – who are heavily invested in both the EU and the UK – require certainty about the path forward for the new relationship. 

Brexit: How do we move forward from here?

20 Apr 2017
All Committees

By Susan Danger, CEO, AmCham EU

It’s no longer “the unthinkable” – Britain is leaving the EU. However you look at it, the UK’s triggering of article 50 at the end of March was a historic moment. It’s fair to say the next two years will be testing times for everyone involved. And that will only be the start. 

Roger Coelho of AmCham EU talks FDI in Malta

14 Apr 2017

Roger Coelho, Acting Policy Director, participated in a panel at The EU & FDI: Love Lost? Conference in Malta on 7 April. In his intervention, Roger spoke about why US companies invest in Europe and what impact these companies have on the European economy.

EPP Malta

AmCham EU represented at EPP Congress in Malta

4 Apr 2017
EP Outreach TF

Last week, Susan Danger, CEO, AmCham EU, Maxime Bureau, Chair of the EPO TF (3M), and Sophia Chrysopoulou, Vice-Chair of the EPO TF (The Coca-Cola Company) travelled to the EPP Congress in Malta to represent AmCham EU. 

AmCham EU delegation to Tallinn ahead of Estonian Presidency

4 Apr 2017
Presidency Group

An AmCham EU delegation travelled to Estonia on 29-31 March for a series of meetings with the Estonian Ministerial Cabinet and other stakeholders to discuss the upcoming Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

March Plenary focuses on future of EU energy policy

3 Apr 2017
Transport, Energy & Climate

AmCham EU’s Transport, Energy & Climate Committee hosted a plenary session on Tuesday, 28 March 2017 on the future prospects for EU energy policy.

AmCham EU views on Building the European Data Economy

30 Mar 2017
Digital Economy

On 10 January 2017, the European Commission published a Communication on measures for “Building a European Data Economy.” AmCham EU’s members share the Commission’s goal of a European digital single market of the next generation, where connected machines and objects enable huge benefits for the economy and society. 

US business: Brexit negotiations should uphold market access and legal certainty

29 Mar 2017
Brexit Task Force

Following the official notification today by the UK of its intent to leave the EU, the American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) underscores the importance for US businesses of a successful outcome to the Brexit talks.

New Co-Chairs of Competition Policy Committee announced

28 Mar 2017
Competition policy

Bertold Bär-Bouyssière (Partner, DLA Piper) and Jay Modrall (Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright) have been elected Co-Chairs of the Competition Policy Committee for a two-year term.

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