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AmCham Awards J. Od, President of MCS Group, with “2015 Business Leadership Award”

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia awarded its 2015 Business Leadership Award to Mr. J. Od, President of MCS Group. This distinguished award was announced and presented at AmCham’s Fourth Anniversary Celebration at the Shangri-La Hotel on Friday, June 5, 2015. The event convened over 250 of AmCham’s members and special guests including U.S. Ambassador Piper Anne Wind Campbell, and Jackson Cox, Chairman of AmCham Mongolia and the Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce. This annual award recognizes a leader in the business community who displays a commitment to promoting private sector growth, job creation, and free market principles.

Magnai Ganzorig, Vice Chairman of AmCham Mongolia presented the award and noted that the “AmCham’s Board of Directors are very proud to be presenting this award tonight to Mr. Od, President of MCS Group for his leadership in introducing international best practices and developing innovative strategies that promote Mongolia’s democratic and economic development.”

Mr. J. Od, President of MCS Group, accepting the award during the ceremony and commented that “it’s a great honor for me to receive the award from such a prestigious organization like AmCham Mongolia. This award is an acknowledgement of our contribution to make this country a better place to live.”

The event was made possible due to the generous donation of the Founding Sponsor, Magnai Trade LLC. Ayanchin Outfitters, Deloitte Onch, DLA Piper, Genie Oil Shale Mongolia, Golomt Bank, Hogan Lovells, MahoneyLiotta, MSM Group, Wagner Asia, XacBank, Protec, Shangri-La, and Wild Digital Agency provided additional support.

About AmCham Mongolia

AmCham Mongolia is an independent membership-driven organization that seeks to build, strengthen, and protect business between the United States and Mongolia and to actively promote Mongolia as a destination for American investment. AmCham Mongolia is the official local office of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Based in Washington, DC, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the largest business federation in the world with over 3 million member companies. American Chambers have been established in over 100 countries in the world – Mongolia being one of the most recent.

AmCham Awards J. Od, President of MCS Group, with “2015 Business Leadership Award”