BUSINESS LEADERS FORUM SERBIA
The Business Leaders Forum
This unique coalition in
The companies founders of the Business Leaders Forum are: RDP B92, British American Tobacco, Coca-Cola Hellenic, Droga Kolinska, Erste Bank, Merima Henkel, Holcim Serbia, KPMG Ltd, Lafarge BFC, Phillip Morris International, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Societe Generale Bank Serbia, U.S. Steel Serbia and Vip mobile. Serbian State Lottery joined the network in 2009, and Ernst&Young, Eurobank EFG and Bank Intesa became members of the network during 2010 .
The founding ceremony of Business Leaders Forum Serbia was held on June 2008 at the National Bank of Serbia, when the fourteen national and international companies signed a Memorandum of Understanding making commitment to include social, ethical and environmental principles of corporate social responsibility in their daily activities.
Constitutive ceremony was attended by over 160 distinguished guests from business, civil, and public sector and diplomatic. Among them were British Ambassador to Serbia Stephen Wordsworth, Director of Global Partner Network (Global Partners Network) Flavia Kraus, co-founder of Ben & Jerry's and a pioneer of socially responsible business in the United States Jerry Greenfield, director of USAID Mission to Serbia Michael Harvey and Team Manager for the implementation of the Poverty Reduction Strategy, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Serbia Žarko Šunderić.