BIK members and invited guests had a very enjoyable evening at the BIK Social Event held at Movenpick Hotel in Westlands on September 13th, 2018. The event included the launch of the BIK Doing Business in Kenya Guide by Irish Ambassador Dr. Vincent O’Neill, who presented copies of the Guide to the BIK members; CEO of UKALL, Kate Kiguru and the CEO of Nairobi Hospital, Mr. Gordon Odundo.
Speaking at the Social Event, BIK’s Chair Niall Meany pointed out that the Guide will be a key resource to assist Irish businesses get the information they need to understand, access and operate in the Kenyan market and will soon be available on the BIK website at www.businessireland.co.ke. In his speech, Ambassador O’Neill reiterated Ireland’s commitment to strengthening the trade and commercial links between Ireland and Kenya for the mutual benefit of both countries.
The event was graced by more than 70 members and guests who got the opportunity to network and establish new business connections and partnerships. Members and guests also participated in a raffle where the winners were gifted with bottles of Irish Whisky.