Supporting business in British Virgin Islands
In his mission visit to British Virgin Islands, Mr Milan Jezic von Gesseneck accompanied with Innovation Manager, Ms Lizette Odile George, had the first high-level meeting with Mr Brodrick Penn, the Permanent Secretary to the Premier of the British Virgin Islands.
Mr Penn acts as adviser to the Premier on his multidisciplinary portfolio covering variety of the subjects from development and economic planning to financial services, trade and tourism. Innovation is recognised to be the key for economic diversification and sustainable growth at British Virgin Islands.
Mr von Gesseneck and Mr Penn discussed opportunities for innovation in financing and investment management industry in the British Virgin Islands, but as main focus has been on the economic diversification and enhancement of the enterprises on all levels starting with start-ups and micro enterprises as well as small and larger enterprises.