About

OUR MISSION

The Latvian British-Chamber of Commerce mission is to develop, encourage, promote and foster business, financial or professional interests and commercial relations between Latvia and United Kingdom.

Our core sectors are Technology, Innovation and Finance.

LATVIAN - BRITISH BUSINESS COUNCIL

 

ABOUT OUR ORGANISATION

The Latvian-British Chamber of Commerce was founded in 2010 in London, United Kingdom

about us
The Latvian-British Chamber of Commerce (Reg.No. 07406562) was founded in 2010 and accredited by the UK government organisations,
The Latvian British-Chamber of Commerce mission is to develop, encourage, promote and foster business, financial or professional interests and commercial relations between Latvia and the United Kingdom. Our core sectors are Technology, Innovation and Finance.
Our Objectives
- To promote the development of business, financial or professional interests and commercial relations  between the UK and Latvia.
- To work with individuals and organizations in the UK and Latvia on matters of mutual interest.

It is anticipated that a wide range of activities will be initiated in order to meet the above objectives. 
These will include the following activities:
• holding meetings, seminars, conferences and networking events;
• building a network of individuals and companies that facilitates and encourages advice, support and the sharing of knowledge;
• collecting and distributing relevant business information;
• affiliation with or representation on other bodies that would further the interests of the Chamber and its clients and partners, both at national and international levels;
• discussions with relevant UK and Latvian authorities on any issues affecting the development of trading and investment between the two countries;
• referral of enquiries to British and Latvian official bodies, businesses and professionals, as appropriate;
Team & business Council
The Chamber is governed by an elected Board and it is managed by CEO and COO together with support of the Executive & Administration Team.
 The Chamber’s Board of Directors is responsible for the policy and directions development of the organisation.
 The Latvian - British Business Council (Honorary Council) at the request of the Board offers advice to the Board of Directors on specific matters and issues.
Initiatives and Programs
In order to facilitate market entry and business activities for Latvian companies in the UK and British companies in Latvia, the Latvian British Chamber of Commerce has launched a variety of initiatives and programs that will facilitate know-how, technological, and business exchanges in various fields between industry experts, policy makers, professors, students, and other stakeholders in the UK and Latvia.
Industries we serve
The UK is primarily known for its industrial sector, but it is also strong in the service sector. The high concentration of businesses in a variety of industries makes the country an excellent location for Latvian companies that are looking for export markets, business partners, and investment opportunities. Our Key Industries include Technology, Innovation and Finance.
With our expertise and extensive network of contacts in various industries, we are well positioned to advise companies and StartUps entering the market.
Services
In carrying out its mission, the Latvian-British Chamber of Commerce organises a variety of programs and provides a diverse set of services. It also directly advises corporations and professionals in UK-Latvia business activities, drawing on an extensive network of contacts, and performing an instrumental role in assisting them in entering the market, managing costs, forming joint ventures and solving problems. 
In-house staff and an extensive network of outside corporate partners and consultants are able to address specifically many of the problems encountered by both UK and Latvian companies and professionals.

To fully assist both UK and Latvian companies/professionals (clients, partners, members),
 the Latvian British Chamber of Commerce offers the following services:
 Business Services
 Legal Aid
 Marketing Service
 Trade Missions
 Event Managment
 Cross Cultural Training
For more information about the services please visit "Services" page.
Internships
The mission of the Latvian-British Chamber of Commerce is to promote the development of business, financial or professional interests and commercial relations  between the UK and Latvia. The Latvian-British Chamber of Commerce is located in downtown London (international office in Riga) and offers internship programs for talented students and recent graduates.
All internships offer the opportunity to gain work experience in a truly bilingual and bicultural environment, with support from colleagues that can help speed the learning curve of understanding intercultural differences and nuances.

General Requirements for all Internships:
 The minimum duration for internships is three months up to six months;
 The following are the main requirements for all internship positions at the Latvian-British Chamber of Commerce. Interns must also meet the specific requirements for the type of internship for which they are applying;
  High-level proficiency in the English (unless otherwise noted);
  Strong research and communication skills (verbal and written);
  Excellent computer skills (internet navigation and the entire MS Office Suite);
  High degree of self-initiative;
 A great interest in working with an international team and a high level of motivation to help Latvian-British Chamber of Commerce accomplish its mission.

Our Internship Vacancies:
1) Marketing Research - Internship​ - Closed
2) Social Media Coordinator - Internship - Closed

To apply for one of our vacancies above please send your request to us: info@latvianchamber.co.uk