FICE Kick Off took place on 18th September 2018 in Embassy of Finland in Tallinn. Among the invitees were eight members of the FICE chambers and the representatives of their council’s.
In the opening words Helena Almqvist, the chairman of the organization pointed out the importance of the role of FICE, as members of the FICE chambers represent 79% of Estonia’s foreign investments.
Lars Ottoson, Head of Supply Site and Katri Kuske, Head of Human Resources in Ericsson and Virve Jõgeva CEO of Glamox were presenting the companies.
The shortage of labor has risen to the highest level of discussion at the opening meeting of the Estonian Foreign Investors’ Council (FICE) during the autumn season.
Three new Ambassadors also introduced themselves to the meeting: New Ambassador of Norway Cecilie Anette Willoch, New Ambassador of Sweden Mikael Eriksson and Finnish Ambassador Timo Kantola.