Public Affairs Overview

AmCham Germany’s public affairs and government relations activities revolve around the work of ten specialized policy committees.

The policy committees constitute AmCham Germany's forum for discussing and defining policy recommendations on critical transatlantic business and government issues. They are the voice of transatlantic business and foster the dialogue between AmCham Germany’s member companies and decision-makers in Berlin, Brussels and Washington, DC as well as other stakeholders in politics, business and civil society. Position statements and press releases are developed in order to deliver members' opinions to government, the public and relevant stakeholders.

The policy committees of AmCham Germany are membership-led and membership-driven. The commitment of our member companies enables AmCham Germany to advocate a healthy business climate in Germany, making AmCham Germany a well-respected voice on transatlantic business among all relevant policy-makers.

Committee News

Financial Services

Financial Services Committee Meets with German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority and German Central Bank

Topics: Basel 3 Regulations and Implications of Brexit on Financial Services Market

Trade

AmCham Germany’s Trade Committee Discusses Implication of US Tariffs with US Embassy

Meeting with Clark Price, Minister Counselor for Economic Affairs at the US Embassy

Financial Services

Financial Services Committee Re-Organized

Focus on Brexit, innovation in the financial sector, transatlantic regulatory developments and data protection and security

Policy Coordination Committee

The Policy Coordination Committee is the primary advisory and coordinating body for AmCham Germany’s activities related to government and policy. It is a steering committee comprised of all AmCham Germany’s policy committee chairs.

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Weichenstellungen für einen zukunftsfähigen Wirtschaftsstandort Deutschland (Empfehlungen für die kommende Legislaturperiode)

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