Are you a member of the British-Uzbek Society? Do you want to share a success story of your business, project or a fundraising action in Uzbekistan? British-Uzbek Society is pleased to open a new page ‘Member News’ to give you a dedicated space for sharing real-life examples of British-Uzbek cooperation and collaboration. Please email brief details of your story with a relevant weblink to firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to publicise your story.
Out first success story is about the $40 million investment from the EBRD, the investment to be used to triple the number of Korzinka stores in Uzbekistan. Korzinka is the leading grocery store chain in Uzbekistan. This is the first equity investment the EBRD has made in Uzbekistan for over a decade and the largest it has ever made. The investment has been secured thanks to successful negotiations led by the Dentons Partners, Dr Louis Skyner (BUS Society Chairman) and Richard Barham, BUS corporate member. Please read full story here.