This is the first time that a representative of a law firm becomes the Chairperson of the Board of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce. Ms. Kūgytė became a member of the Board of the Chamber last year and was the first representative of law firms elected to the Board.
Jūratė Kūgytė is the Manager of the firm’s Finance & Banking practice area and one of the most prominent law experts with unique experience of over 15 years in managing significant finance, banking, insurance, corporate, M&A projects of the most prominent financial institutions as well as other distinguished companies operating both in the Baltic States and worldwide.
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Lithuania is a non-profit organization founded by companies, organizations and institutions operating in Lithuania and Sweden. Its main purpose is to encourage and expand connections, trade and investments between Sweden and Lithuania.
Jūratė Kūgytė, Associate Partner at TGS Baltic, was elected as Chairperson of the Board of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Lithuania on 3 March 2016.