PASHA Bank, a full service corporate bank, sponsored the second Business Development Forum that was held on July 10th at the exhibition centre Expo Georgia.
Advisory firms, financial services sector representatives and international donor organizations all took part in the event. Forum, which consisted of the exhibition and conference, provided an excellent venue for business to business interaction. 20 companies participated in the exhibition. Over 250 participants from various business sectors attended the conference.
Mr. Giorgi Kvirikashvili, Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, addressed the participants with the opening speech. Challenges faced by the Georgian economy, ways of improving the business climate and creation of new investment opportunities dominated the conference agenda.
Welcoming speech was also delivered by Mr.Shahin Mammadov, CEO of PASHA Bank in Georgia.
“It is a big honour to sponsor such a valuable event for the business sector in Georgia. We are dedicated to developing the full potential of the Georgian economy. This is not the first time that PASHA Bank in Georgia has sponsored an economic conference. One of the main objectives of PASHA Bank on the Georgian market is to provide financial support and a contribution to investments and trade activities of domestic players. Arranging such roundtables is helpful for the representatives of the private sector and officials to share ideas and discuss issues that will bring the economy to a better place,” said Shahin Mammadov, CEO at PASHA Bank in Georgia.
The inaugural Business Development Forum was held in September 2013with more than 300 participants in attendance.