AMCHAM Myanmar Announces Elections for the Board of Governors and the Annual General Meeting

On behalf of the Board of Governors of AMCHAM Myanmar, I am pleased to announce that the Annual General Meeting of AMCHAM Myanmar will be held on Thursday, January 28, 2021. The AGM is one of the most significant events of the year for AMCHAM Myanmar. We will be conducting our essential business meeting, presenting our accomplishments in 2020 and sharing a vision for 2021 to the membership. We invite all members who renew their membership in 2021 to attend this important event and to exercise their right as corporate members of AMCHAM to vote on the slate of new Governors.

Per our Constitution, the AMCHAM Myanmar Board of Governors hereby appoints the 2021 Election Commission with the following members:

1. Frank Joseph, Senior Commercial Officer, U.S. Embassy (Commission Chair)
2. Lillian Wang, Country Manager, VISA Myanmar
3. John (Jay) Martin, Managing Director, Access Asia Mining
4. Tatum Albertine, Executive Director, AMCHAM Myanmar

We are also pleased announce that nominations are sought for three (3) open seats to serve on the Board of Governors.

It is an honor to serve on the Board of AMCHAM and contribute towards the growth of American business in Myanmar. The Board sets the direction of the future of AMCHAM Myanmar and the core responsibilities of the Governors are to set the strategic direction, provide oversight and actively participate in policy development.

Please submit nominations to the Election Commission at election@amchammyanmar.com.

Nominations may be made in writing by any member and must be signed by a proposer and a seconder, both of whom must be AMCHAM Myanmar members in good standing. Nominees are responsible for collecting the necessary signatures and endorsements. Please refer to the Election Commission Guidelines detailing the selection criteria and please use the Nomination Form and the Board Responsibility statements on the website under Board Election category (click here) to complete your nomination. Logging in with your AMCHAM member credentials is required to view these documents. If you have trouble accessing, please contact service@amchammyanmar.com.

Deadline to submit nominations is January 4, 2021 at 4:00pm Myanmar Time.

For additional information, please contact the Executive Director Tatum Albertine (tatum@amchammyanmar.com).

On behalf of the Board of Governors,
Khin Maung Win
President


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