The Chamber of Commerce Switzerland – Romania is the partner in Romania of the Chamber of Commerce Switzerland – Central Europe (SEC), a member of SwissCham (the Association of Swiss Foreign Trade Chambers), and a collaborator of Switzerland Global Network (S-GE) – all based in Zürich, Switzerland.
The Chamber is supported in its activity by the Embassy of Switzerland in Romania.
Our current members include important Swiss investors, such as Holcim, Nestlé, Sika, Ringier, Franke, Rieker, Sefar, Inter-Spitzen, Azomureş, Alpiq and Axpo as well as major Swiss companies with commercial activities in Romania, such as SGS, Swiss International Air Lines, Roche and Syngenta. As a result, the activities of our members cover a wide range of production and trade & services areas, namely construction materials industry, food and beverages, medicine and pharmaceutical industry, mass-media, air transportation, heating technology, agriculture, power technology, financial and legal consultancy, training and luxury products.
Membership is open to any legal entity interested in the economic relationships between Switzerland and Romania and sharing the objectives of the Chamber.
The goals of the Chamber of Commerce Switzerland – Romania are to promote its members in Romania and Switzerland, to facilitate the business relations between Swiss and Romanian companies, and to provide economic information and business consultancy services to its members and other potential partners.
The Chamber organizes several types of events: Networking Events to provide networking opportunities between its members and between its members and the members of counterpart chambers of commerce; Training Seminars to enable the sharing of knowledge and experience between its members, and is part of Advocacy and Lobbying Actions organized by the business environment. Currently, CCE-R is a member of the Coaliţia pentru Dezvoltarea României.
The Chamber has an active Board of seven members:
Irina Bolomey, Fidexpert
Dan Drăgan, Repower Romania
Hervé de Froment, Nestlé Romania
Cătălin Iordache, Axpo Energy Romania
Dan Luca, Bios Medical Services
François Pétry, Holcim Romania
David Sebastian Stein, Stein & Partner
The President of the Chamber is Mr. François Pétry (photo).