Association of European Business in Russia

Construction Industry and Building Material Suppliers Committee in the Association of European Business in Russia.

Dr. Gerd Lenga, CEO of Knauf Group CIS, was elected chairman of the new Construction Industry and Building Material Suppliers Committee. He was introduced to the members of AEB on General meeting on April the 5th , 2011. The construction and building material supplies’ industry belongs to the core industries of the Russian business and European entrepreneurs constantly increase their participation in this sector. The committee has to bring together efforts of the members in legislative and some “market” initiatives.

Under chairmanship of Dr. Lenga the committee is going to be active on various fields such as: proposing on changes in Russian legislation in sphere of building; expertise and consulting of governmental organizations; exchange of information about the Russian market between the members; market research for the needs of the members; Inquiry between the AEB members on their view of actual situation on the Russian market; creation and representing of the members’ position in the sustainable building standards.