At the annual meeting of the members of American Chamber of Commerce (ÀÑÑ) in Ukraine that took place on December 12 in Kyiv, Peter Chernyshov was elected to the Board of Directors of the Association. This position was taken by the Chief Executive at the brewery company Carlsberg Ukraine for the fifth time.
For the reelection of Peter Chernyshov the representatives of the member companies of the association voted. In the first session of the new members of the Board of Directors which took place on December 18, Mr. Chernyshov was also elected to the position of the ACC Treasurer, which he would hold for the second year in succession.
The Board of Directors is the supreme governing body of the American Chamber of Commerce. Annually, to the Board are elected by voting from 14 to 16 Directors of Member Companies who define the most important areas of activities of the organization for the next year.
“The American Chamber of Commerce is glad to welcome again Mr. Chernyshov to the Board of Directors for 2013. In recent years Peter played and continues to play an important role in the activities of our organization. Peter holds the position of the Treasurer, supports and supervises the work of the Customs Committee as a representative in charge of the Board of Directors, and is actively involved in the activity of the newly formed Food and Beverage Committee”, — noted Mr. Jorge Zukoski, President of American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine.
Peter Chernyshov has a solid work experience at the top management positions. Since 2006 Mr. Chernyshov holds a position of Chief Executive at Carlsberg Ukraine. In 2012 Peter expanded his responsibility area and was appointed Vice-President of Eastern European region of Carlsberg Group and at the present time is responsible for the business of Carlsberg in Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Moldova and Georgia.
“It is a great honour for me to be reelected to the to the Managing Board of the Association. I am a member of the Board of Directors since 2008 and I would like to thank for the trust they gave me during this period. I hope that my experience and knowledge will help to develop efficiently the business community in 2013, too” — comments upon his election Peter Chernyshov, Vice-President of Eastern European region of Carlsberg Group and Chief Executive at Carlsberg Ukraine.
Due to his considerable achievements in business development Peter Chernyshov was many times recognized as one of the best managers of Ukraine according to such publications as “TOP-100. The Best Top-Managers of Ukraine”, “Companion” and “GVardia”. Besides management of the company Carlsberg Ukraine, since 2009 Mr. Chernyshov is also a member of the management board of the international charitable organization East Europe Foundation. Since 2012 he is independent director of Ergopack company, the leading Ukrainian producer and distributor of service-utility commodities.