NUCC General Assembly 2024 and Networking Meeting

  • Oslo
  • 05.06.2024
  • 15:00 - 19:00

Dear NUCC members and partners,

We want to invite you to our General Assembly which will take place on June 5th at 15:00 (GMT+2) in Oslo, Norway.

Join us on June 5th to learn about the latest developments in Norwegian-Ukrainian cooperation, explore ways to create value for Ukrainian and Norwegian businesses, and foster productive partnerships under current conditions. We will present updates on NUCC activities, the election of Board Members, as well as the Annual Report and Annual Accounts for the last year. The General Assembly will be held at the premises of long-time NUCC member and international law firm, Wikborg Rein, at Dronning Mauds gate 11, 0250 Oslo, Norway

The General Assembly will be followed up by a Networking meeting open to our members, guests, and extended network. The Networking Meeting will start at 16.00 and the program will be published soon.

We look very much forward to seeing you on June 5th!

NB: Deadline for the registration: June 2. 

For questions:

Time Program Speakers
15:00 – 15:40

NB! For NUCC members only

General Assembly:

  • Presentation of Annual report and accounts
  • Election of the new Board
  • Election of the new Election Committee
  • Presentation of International Trade Committee and YE Alumni Board
16:00 Welcome words Ketil Bøe, Chairperson at NUCC and Partner at Wikborg Rein
16:05 Opening remarks Ihor Holovchenko, Chargé d’Affaires at the Embassy of Ukraine In Norway
16:10 Norway wants to help Rebuild Ukraine Cecilie Myrseth, Minister of Trade and Industry
16:20 Ukrainian Ministry of Energy TBC
16:30 NUCC presentation on status and activities Kjartan Svaland Tveitnes, Managing Director at NUCC
16:40 Panel discussion on Ukrainian SMEs Andreas Tranøy, NUCC (Moderator)
Michael Newson, IOM
Oksana Straz, Fix Production and Project Union, Ukrainian SME
Anastasiia Antonyk, NUCC
17:05 Export Credit Agencies – The Danish Approach Kaare S. Andreasen, Finance Director at EIFO
17:20 Panel discussion on Financing Vira Savchenko, BDO Ukraine (Moderator)
Ståle Torgersbråten, EKSFIN
Kåre S. Andreasen, EIFO
Iryna Bernatska, Fenix Repower
17:50 A word from charity Kate Leschyshyn, International Partner Manager at
Come Back Alive
18:00 Networking

Among speakers

Cecilie Myrseth
Minister of Trade and Industry

As a newly appointed Minister of Trade and Industry, Cecilie Myrseth has explicitly urged the Norwegian business community to support Ukraine, with backing from the Norwegian Government.

Michael Newson
IOM Ukraine

Michael Newson is the Senior Programme Coordinator for the Migration & Sustainable Development (MSD) unit in IOM Ukraine, helping Ukrainian SMEs to develop their businesses.

Oksana Straz
Fix Production and Project Union

Oksana Straz is the Development Director of Fix Production and Project Union, LLC, a Ukrainian SME producing street furniture. Oksana recently participated on a business trip to Norway, organized by IOM and NUCC

Kåre S. Andreasen
Finance Director / Counsellor at Embassy of Denmark to Ukraine

As a state-owned financial institution, the Export and Investment Fund of Denmark (EIFO) acts as a driving force and an enabler for new endeavours and projects in Denmark and throughout most of the globe.

Vira Savchenko
CEO at BDO Ukraine

BDO in Ukraine is part of BDO, one of the largest International Audit & Consulting Companies, and has been operating in Ukraine since 1997. The company has two offices located in Kyiv and Dnipro, employing around 200 people.

Ståle Torgersbråten
Head of Legal / General Counsel at Eksfin

Export Finance Norway (Eksfin) is a governmental financial enterprise established on 1 July 2021 through the merger of the Norwegian Export Credit Guarantee Agency (GIEK) and Export Credit Norway . Our mission is to ensure that Norwegian export industries are financially competitive abroad. Eksfin falls under the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries.

Iryna Bernatska
Managing Partner at Fenix Repower

Fenix Repower combines the development and construction of their green energy projects with helping clients do the same.

Kate Leschyshyn
International Partner Manager at Come Back Alive

Come Back Alive is both a charitable foundation dedicated to providing competent assistance to the Ukrainian military and a non-profit organization focused on security and defence sector analytics, as well as implementing projects for veteran rehabilitation through sports.

Ketil E. Bøe
Partner at Wikborg Rein / Chairman of the Board at NUCC

Wikborg Rein is an international law firm with headquarters in Oslo and offices in Bergen, London, Singapore and Shanghai. Member of NUCC

Kjartan S. Tveitnes
Managing Director at NUCC

Kjartan S. Tveitnes has been working as NUCC Managing Director since 2015

Andreas L. Tranøy
Project Manager at NUCC

Andreas L. Tranøy has been working as NUCC Project Manager since 2023

Anastasiia Antonyk
Project Manager at NUCC

Anastasiia Antonyk has been working as at NUCC since 2018.