AmCham Honors Ambassador Gifford at New Year's Dinner
AmCham's Chairman Ron Park (Roche) gives a warm farewell speech to Ambassador Gifford
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By: AmCham Denmark (Jan 10, 2017)
On January 10, more than 130 AmCham members and stakeholders gathered at Moltkes Palæ in Copenhagen to celebrate the New Year and bid U.S. Ambassador Rufus Gifford farewell.
Special guest speakers included Abdel Aziz Mahmoud (DR) as well as the TV2 News duo of Janni Pedersen and Lasse Sjørslev, who shared their personal anecdotes about the Ambassador.
AmCham's Chairman Ron Park (Roche) rounded out the speeches by thanking Ambassador Gifford for his support in fostering a positive business climate for international companies in Denmark, while also being a true advocate of Danish businesses seeking to operate in the U.S.
Stephen Brugger then joined Ron Park in presenting Ambassador Gifford with an AmCham Lifetime Honorary Membership, for his outstanding service as U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Denmark and as AmCham’s Honorary President.
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