On 19 September 2014 Lithuanian Chamber of Commerce in the UK (LCCUK) appointed Vaida Filmanaviciute as the new President.
Vaida Filmanaviciute is a serial entrepreneur, business woman and the founder of The Islington Company, an award winning residential property lettings and management agency. Filmanaviciute also has previous Board level experience at Islington Chamber of Commerce. In 2013 Vaida organised TEDxIslingtonWomen. Vaida attended City University London where she studied law. She believes in the power of personal and professional networks and in helping those who can help themselves. Vaida is also a speaker and business mentor who encourages entrepreneurship and leadership especially among women.
Among other objectives Vaida will focus LCCUK efforts to promote entrepreneurship among young Lithuanians, to provide quality networking opportunities, and to establish strong partnerships with other organisations representing businesses from across Europe and beyond.
Dovile Mockuviene, integrated communications expert and founder of integrated communications agency OXO Communications, has been appointed as Vice President.
Dovile will be responsible for the development and implementation of the LCCUK communication strategy and shaping the corporate image of the organisation. Her main goals is to promote membership in the chamber among businesses and to develop strong partnerships with other organisations. She believes that only strong relations between members and partners will help to achieve the best results for the LCCUK.
LCCUK boasts an outstanding Board of Directors. The Board includes Linas Bielskis (UK Smiles Dental Practice Ltd), Egonas Jakimavicius (Lithuanian Beer Ltd), Rasa Apostol (Lituanica Ltd), Aleksas Dubinskas (Aldus Ltd), and Muhammad Usama Sheik (MOS International Services) all of whom jointly bring their expertise and know-how in running businesses in a wide range of industries in the UK as well as Lithuania and other countries.
The new enthusiastic and professional LCCUK team is excited and look forward to working together.
Please, join us for complimentary drinks and nibbles at 6 pm on Thursday, 16 October, at Lithuania House 2 Bessborough Gardens London SW1V 2EJ. We would like to tell you more about us and our vision for the future of the LCCUK. Please RSPV your attendance by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org
LCCUK is a not for profit NGO established in 2007 with the aim to promote business relationships between Lithuania and the UK and to assist Lithuanian owned businesses to flourish in the UK. The chamber organises events, workshops, provides advice for start-ups and established companies looking to grow.
Vaida Filmanaviciute, President
Phone: +44 7585 708408
Dovile Mockuviene, Vice President
Phone: +44 7717 355 361
2 Bessborough Gardens,
London SW1V 2JE