CORPORATE PARTNERS


Euromax Resources

Euromax Resources is a Canadian exploration and development company with two core assets in Macedonia and Serbia and an exploration services company in Bulgaria. We are excited to be progressing an enviable pipeline of gold and base metal assets that are at different development stages through the steps of resource definition, feasibility, development and permitting with the ultimate aim of evolving into the premier European gold producer.

Alkaloid

Alkaloid AD is a joint stock company that consists of two profit centers: Pharmaceuticals and Chemicals, Cosmetics and Botanicals; there are two subsidiaries in the country as well as 14 subsidiaries and 4 representative offices abroad (in Serbia, Montenegro, Kosovo, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Bulgaria, Turkey, Ukraine, the Russian Federation, and the USA).

VSD Merkur

VSD Merkur d.o.o. is an authorized and official Sales Representative (Agent) of GE Hungary Kft. which is part of the big General Electric. We are exclusively representing the GE Lighting business for the countries of Macedonia, Serbia, Montenegro, Kosovo, Albania, Romania, Moldova and Bulgaria and we are also representing the GE Industrial Solutions business which is part of GE Energy Management for the countries of Macedonia, Serbia, Montenegro, Kosovo, Albania and Bulgaria.

COSMIC DEVELOPMENT

Cosmic Development is a full service, IT development firm with offerings spanning across multiple verticals and technologies (i.e. web development and design, mobile development, SEO etc.). Cosmic Development aims to provide software development service that will help clients' businesses grow and develop rapidly.

KEMET ELECTRONICS

KEMET Corporation was set up in 1919 and now is based in Simpsonville, South Carolina. The company engages in many kinds of capacitors, such as tantalum, solid and electronic aluminum, multilayer ceramic, film, and paper capacitors.

SEAF

SEAF is an investment management group that provides growth capital and business assistance to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in emerging and transition markets underserved by traditional sources of capital. Through our network of offices around the world, we invest in entrepreneurs to seek to build successful businesses, hoping to realize both attractive returns for our investors and a measurable development impact in local communities.

Van Hool

Van Hool of Belgium manufactures approximately 1,400 buses and coaches, and as many as 4,000 commercial vehicles annually of which 80 % are exported worldwide.With a workforce of over 4,000, Van Hool is a major bus manufacturer in Europe, offering a complete range of buses for public transport for international markets, ranging from a 9 m midi bus to a 25 m double articulated low floor bus.

Makstil

Makstil AD is a significant and very important producer of hot rolled heavy plates in the Balkan region consisted of Steel Making Plant and Quarto Rolling Plate Mill. Makstil AD runs steel slabs production with EAF steelmaking and continuous casting as well as plates production with Duferco Group as a main partner and major shareholder

Arcelor Mittal

ArcelorMittal Skopje is part of the World Number 1 in Mining and Steel and one of the largest steel product manufacturers in the Balkans offering Cold Rolled Coils & Sheets, Galvanized and Pre-painted Coils, mainly for the Construction sector and the General Industry segment on the regional market. The company’s operating philosophy is to offer their customers adequate, modern and sustainable steel solutions and to respect maximum standards in safety. A responsible approach to business guides all of the company’s operations, from extracting iron ore, producing steel to shipping the finished product.

Ohridska Banka - Societe Generale Group

Ohridska Banka Societe Generale is a universal banking institution, that belongs to one of the largest financial institutions worldwide – Societe Generale Group. With more than 146,000 employees, based in 76 countries, Societe Generale Group has been at the side of 31 million clients throughout the world for more than 150 years. Through its headquarters in Skopje and the widespread network of 27 branches on the territory of Macedonia, Ohridska Banka Societe Generale aims to be the reference for relationship banking, recognized on the market, close to clients, chosen for the quality and commitment of its teams. Ohridska Banka Societe Generale received the “Euromoney” Award of Excellence - Macedonia’s Best Bank in 2010 and 2016, and Global Finance Award for the Best Bank in Macedonia for 2016 in category World's Best Emerging Markets Banks for Central & Eastern Europe.

Austrian Airlines

Austria established the world’s first regular international air connection on 1 April 1918, when it opened its route between Vienna and Kiev. Initially, this served only to transport post. In July 1918, the line from Vienna to Budapest was also opened. Today Austrian is part of the Lifthansa Group.

Portline

Macedonia Airport Advertising Ltd. Skopje prides itself on the people who represent our business. We’re still a young company and promise to deliver an approach that comprises energy, fun, creativity, collaboration, openness and fresh thinking.We enhance our creativity by respecting diversity. Our mission, our vision and values guide our everyday actions as individuals and as a team.

Project Hope

Project HOPE is unique among international organizations in that we have always worked across the health spectrum in a wide variety of settings – from the family and community levels to the tertiary care level – training traditional birth attendants and community health volunteers where resources are limited and cardiac surgeons and biomedical engineers where technology is appropriate.

Triglav Osiguruvanje AD Skopje

"Triglav Insurance" AD Skopje, the leading insurance company on the non-life insurance market in the country, exists as a company on the Macedonian market for more than 49 years. It was founded in 1968, as a unit of the Property and Persons insurance Institute of Yugoslavia (a subsidiary company of ZOIL Yugoslavia), after which it became a subsidiary, with a legal entity status, in the newly established Institute for insurance of property and persons "Dunav Belgrade." In 1993 the company became independent and in 1994 it was registered as a joint stock insurance company "Vardar", Skopje. In November 2007, the insurance company "Vardar" Skopje, after the the purchase of 70.36% of the share capital by Zavarovalnica Triglav, became part of Triglav Group, the biggest finance and insurance group in the Adriatic region and one of the leaders in SE Europe. Since September 2011, following the rebranding process, the company is present on the market under the brand name "Triglav Insurance" JSC and it is owned by "Triglav INT". Triglav Insurance JSC follows its mission to build a safer future for everybody, its clients, employees and shareholders, by respecting the brand values of expertise, security, simplicity, responsibility and modernity.

Darkos

Darkos Ltd., an ISO 9001:2008 certified company, is a well-reckoned Manufacturer, Exporter and Supplier of Industrial Gears, Gear Units and Custom-made parts. It makes available Spiral Bevel Gears, Straight Bevel Gears, Grinding Gears, Internal Spur Gears, Three Stage Gear Unit, Shafts, Housings and many more such industrial products in various specifications. In addition, it can make repairs and modifications according to the clients’ needs. The company can also manufacture custom-made products and prepare the technical documentation as well.

Tikves

As early as in Roman times, a tradition in Macedonia was flourishing - a tradition to craft enchantingly powerful wines exhibiting the scent of the south, having a symphonic flavour and epitomizing the joyfulness of Macedonians. Tikveš Winery is one of the most important creators of this tradition. For more than 125 years, the sky, land, sun and vineyards in the south of Europe each with its own share, have been a part of the story about Tikveš wines.




INDUSTRY / ASSOCIATION PARTNERS


CANADIAN - SERBIAN BUSINESS ASSOCIATION

The CANSEE Canadian-Serbian Business Association is a non-government organization, currently representing 43 corporate members, founded to encourage cooperation between organizations active in both Canada and Serbia, in order to foster mutually beneficial business and trade connections.

Restart

Restart functions as a business embassy for the diaspora; their business requests are handled as well as facilitating investments coming from the diaspora network and their contacts around the world.

AMCHAM

The mission of the American Chamber of Commerce in Macedonia is to be the leading voice of international business in Macedonia promoting the global competitiveness of its economy through advocacy and events as well as implementing best practices.

MACEDONIAN CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE

The Macedonian Chamber of Commerce (MCC) was founded in 2004 as an independent, non-political and non-profit organization. The MCC consist of eight chambers: Industry, Trade, Services, Agribusiness, ICT, Tourism, Accounting and Construction Chamber. It represents the most insightful business association in the Republic of Macedonia and is a key element of a well-functioning private sector.

MASIT

Macedonian Chamber of Information and Communication Technologies - MASIT is a volunteer, non-profit chamber of commerce. The chamber was founded in 2000 as an initiative of the top fifteen Macedonian IT companies and was operating as an Association within the Economic Chamber of Macedonia.

Managers’ Association of Slovenia

Their scope is to protect the professional interests of our members, to establish management as a profession, to facilitate the association of managerial staff, and to foster conditions conducive to successful work.

Macedonian Agency of Immigration

The emigration Agency of Republic of Macedonia performs tasks and duties related to the status and rights of Macedonian expatriates, supporting their cultural development and promotion of relations with them and their organizations, informing the emigrants from Macedonia about the situation in the country, the creation conditions for the return of expatriates in the country, creating conditions for involvement of immigrants in public and economic life of the Republic and other duties prescribed by law.

AIESEC

One of the world’s largest providers of high-calibre youth talent and volunteers. Developing the leadership potential of youth through experiential learning, volunteer experiences and professional internships. Enabling both employers and organisations to connect with a global network of talent.

Economic Chamber of Macedonia

The beginnings of the chambers organization on the territory of Macedonia dates from July 14th,1922 when the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, with a seat in Skopje, was established by law, as professional organization –representative body protecting the professional and economic interests of its members.

CEED Macedonia

CEED drives economic growth by developing, connecting and mentoring entrepreneurs to strengthen their businesses so they can create jobs and in turn accelerate economic prosperity. Building a community of entrepreneurs is paramount in our approach.




EDUCATION PARTNERS


LEADER PROJECT – RICHARD IVEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS MBA PROGRAM (LONDON, ONTARIO, CANADA)

LEADER is an economic development program, founded in 1991 by MBA students from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario. Each year LEADER sends teams of approximately 30 business students from Ivey to developing and emerging economies around the world to teach foundational business decision making and entrepreneurial skills to students and entrepreneurs.

SCULICH EXECUTIVE EDUCATION CENTRE – AT THE SCHULICH SCHOOL OF BUSINESS – (TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA)

"If you need to use it now, learn it now." Because market conditions continue to change rapidly, executives and entrepreneurs must be able to quickly develop and fine-tune personal business skills in order to address immediate situations. Executive development at Schulich is all about this kind of "just-in-time" learning - learning which is focused, practical and immediately applicable to the task at hand. Select from a wide variety of relevant business topics at Schulich today, and use the new skills and techniques you learn at the office tomorrow.

THE ADIZES INSTITUTE

Headquartered in Carpinteria, 12 miles south of Santa Barbara, California, the Adizes Institute is the home of the Adizes Methodology. The Institute also serves as the central hub for the training and certification of Adizes Associates. Individuals from Adizes Offices around the world, as well as clients who have licensed and adopted the Adizes Methodology for use within their own organizations, attend regular certification trainings at the Institute.




MEDIA PARTNERS


Економија и Бизнис

Business magazine "Economy and Business" is a monthly magazine which essentially differs from other media in the domestic market. There are numerous media report on what happened and where. But it is no longer a challenge in the modern age of rapid technological development. In fact, we are flooded with such information. The real challenge is to understand the meaning of the events of the present and the future. It is the focus on "Economics and business". In circumstances where managerial time is very expensive, we offer selected analyzes of domestic and global events and trends, and predictions for the future.

Fakulteti

Students are our future. "Fakulteti" is a website dedicated to higher education institutions in the Republic of Macedonia. Their goal is to help future students with their choice of education as well as direct the current students towards new opportunities through knowledge sharing, education, internships and job proposals.