UK Minister for Asia and the Pacific meets with British business leaders


L to R: Ed Sunico (Unilever), Lynette Ortiz (Standard Chartered Bank), Yek Laifatt (YLF Contracts and Solutions), Lynn Baxter (GSK), Ed Wenceslao (BDO), BCCP Executive Chairman Chris Nelson, Philip Malone, Alok Sharma MP, Wick Veloso (HSBC), British Ambassador to the Philippines Asif Ahmad, Juan Torres of Etihad Airways, Lorelie Quiambao-Osial of Shell, Antonio De Rosas of Pru Life UK, David Beddow of Britpart, Richard Barclay of Manila North Port Harbour, and DIT Manila Director Mike Moon, 6th December, Fairmont Hotel, Makati City.


6th December 2016 – The British Chamber of Commerce Philippines (BCCP), in partnership with HSBC, held a business lunch meeting with British Chamber members representing major companies across sectors, to welcome Alok Sharma MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Minister for Asia and the Pacific).

Chaired by BCCP Executive Chairman Chris Nelson, the business lunch meeting served as an avenue to discuss industry challenges and market opportunities highlighting high potential sectors in the country for British businesses. In attendance were British Ambassador to the Philippines Asif Ahmad and Department of International Trade (DIT) Manila Director Mike Moon.