In photo (L-R): Antonio De Rosas – Pru Life UK CEO, Felix Sy – Insights Law Partner, Robin Bradshaw – Cathay Pacific Airways Limited Country Manager, Chris Nelson – BCCP Chairman, David Sharpe, Jericho Linao – JLL Associate Director

25 April – The British Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (BCCP) held its Annual General Meeting at the residence of HMA Asif Ahmad, British Ambassador to the Philippines, to present BCCP’s performance for 2016. British Chamber’s notable achievements for 2016 include growing UK exports to the Philippines, assisting more British companies, assisting market entry of British companies, increasing membership base, various business and networking events, and strengthening partnerships with government, business groups, and trade associations.

In attendance were members and guests of honor such as Ambassador Jesus Tambunting, OBE. Joining the Board of Trustees this year will be Lynette Ortiz, Standard Chartered Bank Philippines CEO and Country Head of Global Banking, along with re-elected trustee Chris Nelson, BCCP Chairman.

 

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BCCP Chairman Chris Nelson presenting the Chamber’s achievements to members and guests

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In photo (L-R): Robin Bradshaw – Cathay Pacific Airways Limited Country Manager, James Hartland – AstraAsia Managing Director, Simon Bewlay – British School Manila Chairman of the Board of Governors, Chris Nelson – BCCP Chairman

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Ambassador Jesus Tambunting, OBE (left) shakes hands with British Ambassador Asif Ahmad (right)