On March 15, 2018 EU-Georgia Business Council held Board of Directors’ Meeting with a renewed team, Chaired by Mr. Chris Schlueter, BP Country Manager in Georgia.

The meeting was attended by Mr. Carlo Natale, Deputy Head of Mission, EU Delegation to Georgia. Together with Mr. Natale, the Board discussed the issues related to European economic diplomacy and new scheme of EU4Business / EBRD Credit Line plan.

Secretary General of EUGBC, Zviad Chumburidze, summed up Council’s activities, including the results of recently held conference “Business Disputes and Court Practice”. Board members discussed the plan of 2018 and its implementation process. The Board also discussed upcoming Conference on Renewable Energy issues, to be held on April 24, 2018, As well as, temporary employment of Georgian citizens. By initiative of EUGBC, the topic will be raised during the Inventors Council meeting on March 21, 2018.

ევროკავშირი-საქართველოს ბიზნეს საბჭოს ინიციატივით, საქართველოს უზენაეს სასამართლოსთან თანამშრომლობის ფარგლებში, 2018 წლის 6 მარტს თბილისში, სასტუმრო “ქორთიარდ მარიოტში” გაიმართა კონფერენცია სახელწოდებით „ბიზნესდავები და სასამართლო პრაქტიკა“.
აღსანიშნავია, რომ ასეთი ფორმატის კონფერენცია, სადაც სასამართლო ხელისუფლება და ბიზნესი ერთმანეთს ხვდება, საქართველოში პირველად გაიმართა. Continue reading


on March 1 Giorgi Kacharava, Projects Director at EU-Georgia Business Council took part at EU4Business roundtable meeting held in Tbilisi, Georgia.

Participants discussed the key achievements of EU4Business Initiative in Georgia. Discussion was followed by debates on strategic orientation to strengthen EU support in the country.


Lasha Gogiberidze is another important new member of EUGBC Board of Directors. Mr. Gogiberidze has been active member of EUGBC and will now be involved in all the activities of the Board.

Lasha Gogiberidze is a founding partner of BGI Advisory Services Georgia and the Senior Partner of BGI Legal. Previously, Lasha worked at Ernst & Young’s Georgian office and Georgian Consulting Group. Over the past 20 years he has been involved in almost every flagship transactions with the total deal book value exceeding 20 billion dollars .Lasha graduated from Tbilisi State University, has a LL.M. from the University of Illinois, and is licensed to practice law in NY state.


Lasha Gogiberidze CV