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AmCham Mongolia Welcomes the Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia

ULAANBAATAR, Mongolia – The American Chamber of Commerce in Mongolia (AmCham) welcomes Jennifer Galt, the newly sworn-in U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia and looks forward to working with her during her tenure in Ulaanbaatar very soon.

Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service, was nominated on May 6, 2015 by President Barack Obama to be the next U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia. On August 5, 2015, the U.S. Senate confirmed her to be the next U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia and she was officially sworn in on September 16, 2015.

According to testimony she gave to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Ambassador Galt’s agenda in Mongolia includes, “Strengthening economic ties and creating opportunities for U.S. businesses.”

AmCham Mongolia Chairman Jackson Cox said, “AmCham is delighted to welcome Ambassador Galt to Ulaanbaatar and we look forward to working with her to strengthen business and commerce between the United States and Mongolia.”

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 Mongolia Welcomes the Honorable Jennifer Zimdahl Galt, U.S. Ambassador to Mongolia