Goverment relations
in the changing world orderApril 28–29, 2022

Andy HunderAndy Hunder

President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine

American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine

Andy Hunder is President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine, representing more than 600 US and international investors and corporate members.

A native Londoner, Andy was a TV presenter on a leading Ukrainian television channel. He headed the Public Relations department at Ukrainian Mobile Communications (now Vodafone Ukraine) and subsequently was External Affairs and Communications Director at GlaxoSmithKline with responsibility for Ukraine, Central Asia and the Caucasus.

Hunder was the director of the Ukrainian Institute in London, regularly delivering analysis and comments on Ukrainian current affairs on BBC, CNN, SKY, Bloomberg TV, ITV, Al Jazeera, and others. He has spoken on Ukrainian affairs at the UK Houses of Parliament, House of Lords, Oxford University, London School of Economics, and University College London.

From 2016 to 2020, Andy Hunder served as Treasurer of AmChams in Europe, the umbrella organization for American Chambers of Commerce in 43 countries throughout Europe, accounting for more than $ 1.1 trillion in investment on both sides of the Atlantic.

 Andy is a member of Ukraine’s Business Ombudsman Council, National Reforms Council, and National Investment Council, and a member of the Supervisory Board of the Investment Promotion Office UkraineInvest.

Takes part in

Apr, 29 2:00 PM CET
Big Ideas Stage
Panel Discussion

Business morals: Government Relations (GR) approach for companies who decided to stay on the isolated market

  • Consequences of staying on the Russian market

  • Global security versus consumer needs

  • GR strategies in countries affected by the war

Andy Hunder President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine
Oleksii Makeiev Ambassador, Special Envoy on Sanctions at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine
Yuriy Sak Partner, Director of Special Projects at CFC Big Ideas
Vladyslav Rashkovan Alternate Executive Director at IMF