The Foreign Investors Council (FIC) new Board of Directors decided on Tuesday its leadership team, elected with a mandate until May 2016, a press release informs.
The three members of the executive management are Eric Stab, Chairman & CEO, GDF SUEZ Energy Romania as President and Daniel Anghel, Tax Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers Romania and Jean Valvis, President & General Director, Valvis Holding as Vice Presidents.
Eric Stab, the new President, reinforced the FIC’s commitment to work towards improving Romania’s business environment, economic development and free market mechanisms for the benefit of the investors’ community and society, at large.
„ (…) I am delighted to have been elected President of the Foreign Investors Council. The FIC is a great organization, well recognized as a partner for dialogue by policy makers and respected as a major voice of the business community. I know that I can count on my fellow Board members as well as on all our member organizations to contribute to our activity and to help ensure that Romania will remain an attractive place for investors” Eric Stab said, who replaces Mihai Bogza, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Bancpost.
The main topics Eric Stab will focus on during his mandate leading FIC are: continuing the ongoing dialogue with policy makers and non-governmental stakeholders on policies that have already proved their effectiveness; encouraging further dialogue and extensive consultations on any future policies which could have an impact on the business environment; fostering investments in sectors with high growth potential; making sure the business community contributes to Romania’s hard won macroeconomic stability and sustainable growth.
The other members of the new Board are: Mihai Bogza, Chairman of the Board of Directors – Bancpost; Barbara Cygler, General Manager – GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Romania; Kinga-Agnes Daradics, Country Chairman & CEO – MOL Romania; Jean-Francois Fallacher, CEO – Orange Romania; Bert Fol, General Manager – Radisson BLU, Bucharest; Mariana Gheorghe, CEO- OMV Petrom; Steven van Groningen, President & CEO – Raiffeisen Bank; Farrukh Khan, Partner – Deloitte Romania; Nicolas Maure, President & CEO – Automobile Dacia, Managing Director Renault Romania; Francois Petry, CEO – Holcim Romania; Ravinder Takkar, CEO – Vodafone Romania; Serban Toader, Senior Partner – KPMG Romania.