Czech British Chamber of Commerce 11th Annual General Meeting

Our Annual General Meeting took place on 19 November at 4.30pm over Zoom.

The CBCC's 11th Annual General Meeting 

was held on

19 November at 4.30pm virtually over Zoom.

The meeting began promptly with a short introduction by His Excellency Libor Secka, the Czech Ambassador to the UK, followed by a talk by the Rt Hon Greg Hands MP

Greg was appointed Minister of State for Trade Policy in the Department for International Trade (DIT) in February 2020. He was previously Minister of State in the DIT from 2016 to 2018. He was elected the Conservative MP for Hammersmith and Fulham in 2005, and for Chelsea and Fulham in 2010 and again in 2015. He will share his thoughts on post COVID-19 and Brexit scenarios impact on trade and the economy.
His insightful speech was followed by a Q&A session.

The formal part of the meeting commenced at 5.15pm and finished at around 6pm.

More information about Rt Hon Greg Hands MP is available here.

The video recording is available for members in the Members' Area.

His Excellency Libor Secka

Rt Hon Greg Hands MP

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