JŠK successfully represented BHS Private Equity Fund in the acquisition of a leading manufacturer of electrical switchboards and external financing of the transaction

The JŠK law firm advised BHS Private Equity Fund on the further expansion of its assets, this time by manufacturing company DCK Holoubkov Bohemia a.s. BHS Private Equity Fund was established in 2015 for the purpose of pooling the funds of individual Czech and Slovak investors and invests mainly in the form of growth capital … Continued

John James McVeigh Strengthens Deloitte Legal Business Development in Central Europe

Deloitte appoints John James McVeigh as Deloitte Legal CE Business Development Manager. He will be responsible for strengthening business development in 19 Central European countries. Mr. McVeigh joins Deloitte from the Nixedonia consulting firm, a group he founded and which has been providing much sought after business development services for many of the region’s leading … Continued

BCC comments on UK’s official departure from the EU

As the UK marks its official departure from the European Union, and the start of an 11-month transition period, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, said: “In our business communities, this historic moment will bring a mixture of regret for some and celebration for others – but this is just the … Continued

Business for Society invites you to join the upcoming conference Mothers and Fathers Welcome

Business for Society invites you to join the upcoming conference Mothers and Fathers Welcome! This conference will be held on March 12th 2020, 9.00 am – 1.00 pm at Česká Spořitelna (Rytířská 29, Prague 1). BCC is a partner of the event. Please confirm your participation at event@byznysprospolecnost.cz More information about the conference could be found HERE

The United Kingdom will leave the European Union on 31 January 2020

The UK is leaving the EU, but not Europe. The British Chamber of Commerce will continue to stand by you to help you grow your business! The United Kingdom will leave the European Union on 31 January 2020 enabling the UK to form partnerships with old allies and new friends around the world. As part of … Continued

The importance of LGBT+ inclusion at workplace and senior management engagement

Pride Business Forum and Vodafone Czech Republic, recipient of the LGBT Friendly Employer Award in the category Champion, invite you to a workshop: The importance of LGBT+ inclusion at workplace and senior management engagement WHEN: February 14, 2020, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm WHERE: Vodafone Czech Republic, Náměstí Junkových 2, Praha 5 Register at info@pridebusinessforum.com by February 11, … Continued

Deloitte: Tech Trends 2020 Disruptive Architecture, “Emotion AI”, and Ethical Intersections

The role of system architects and “Emotion AI” will increase significantly in 2020. The ever-growing influence of technology will force companies to prepare themselves for ethical dilemmas stemming from implementation of technological solutions. Those are some of the conclusions of the Deloitte Tech Trends 2020. Architects are responsible for designing and implementing technology infrastructure in … Continued

CMS: Emerging Europe M&A Report 2019/20

Regarding M&A deal activity in emerging Europe, 2019 seems to have been a year of mixed sentiments. While both the overall value and volume of M&A deals in the region were down year-on-year, many M&A professionals claim anecdotally that it was a more buoyant year than the previous one. There are also predictions that investment … Continued

Exciting international business opportunity on Circular Economy in Prague

The CE Leaders Conference is a significant international event on Circular Economy (CE) held on April 23, 2020, at the Ambassador Hotel – Zlatá Husa in Prague, Czech Republic www.celconference.com Speakers who confirmed their attendance at the conference include experts from the world’s leading universities and companies that rank among the leaders in their field. … Continued