LEADERSHIP AND STRUCTURE

    The VBF Consortium consists of 15 business associations and chambers. The Consortium is managed by a Management Board and has established a VBF Secretariat to perform a coordination role for all VBF day-to-day activities to ensure smooth function of the VBF.

    The Ministry of Planning and Investment is assigned by the Government to serve as a focal point in coordinating government bodies in high-level policy dialogues with VBF. The bi-annual forums are co-chaired by the Minister of Planning and Investment, the World Bank’s Vietnam Country Director, the IFC’s Regional Manager for Vietnam, and the VBF Co-chairmen.

    VBF Management Board

    The Management Board comprises of 07 voting members and 01 non-voting members, who are representatives from affiliating chambers/associations and the IFC.

    The Management Board shall have two Co-Chairs. One Co-Chair will represent the international business community and one will represent the domestic business community.

    Mr. Vu Tien Loc

    Vietnam Chamber of Industry and Commerce (VCCI)

    Mr. Tomaso Andreatta

    European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham)

    Mr. Michael Beckman

    American Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (AmCham)

    Mr. Tetsu Funayama

    Japanese Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Vetnam (JCCI)

    Mr. Kim Heung Soo

    Korean Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (KoCham)

    Mr. Christopher Jeffery

    British Business Group in Vietnam (BBGV)

    Mr. Giles T. Cooper

    Australian Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (AusCham)