AmCham Turkey/ABFT, in cooperation with EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development), organized an exclusive seminar on impact investments, with the belief that private sector development and leveraging private sector finance is crucial to address global development challenges and reaching sustainable development goals. The program partner EBRD explores new opportunities with strong CSR principles and philanthropic organizations, to support through co-financing and grant contributions aiming to scale up impact.
The seminar hosted 50 high-level attendees including AmCham members, representatives from EBRD and Turkish corporates. Ayşegül Aydın, Managing Partner of Heidrick & Struggles Turkey & AmCham Board Member made the opening speech of the seminar followed by Arvid Tuerkner, Managing Director of EBRD Turkey and Alan Rousso, Managing Director of EBRD External Relations and Partnerships. The seminar concluded with a panel session showcasing experiences from companies working with the EBRD.