Chronicle.lu article on British Chamber of Commerce lunch with special guest speaker, Mr Luc Frieden, former Minister of Justice and Finance, Partner with law firm Elvinger Hoss and Chairman Banque Internationale à Luxembourg. Mr. Frieden spoke on the subject: “Brexit or the illusion of sovereignty”.
Luxembourg City, May 24, 2023 – The British Chamber of Commerce for Luxembourg is delighted to announce the appointment of Andrew Notter as its new Chairman. With a proven track record of leadership and a deep understanding of the Luxembourg business landscape, Notter brings a wealth of experience to the role, positioning the chamber for continued growth and success. As Chairman, Andrew will play a pivotal role in advancing the Chamber's mission to follow and influence developments in the economic and business world in Luxembourg affecting members’ interests, contributing to making Luxembourg an attractive place for British business and Britain an attractive place for Luxembourg business, at the same time promoting and strengthening business ties between the two nations, maximising opportunities, and navigating potential challenges.
The Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive, the missing piece of the EU Sustainable Finance Action Plan puzzle, aims to channel finance into sustainable projects. A roundtable held on Tuesday evening with Thomas Göricke from Elvinger Hoss Prussen and Hakan Lucius from the European Investment Bank and moderated by Vanessa Müller from EY Luxembourg highlighted that sustainability standards and norms are coming quickly but in phases.
Baker McKenzie Luxembourg signs The Diversity Charter Lëtzebuerg. Baker McKenzie Luxembourg, a renowned global law firm, has taken a significant step toward promoting diversity and inclusivity by signing The Diversity Charter Lëtzebuerg on May 23rd 2023.