The WAIPA General Assembly, which was convened on the November 27th, 2017 the first day of the 22nd WAIPA World Investment Conference in Dubai elected the Steering Committee for the 2017-2019 term.

The appointed WAIPA members are:

Presidency: Investment Support and Promotion Agency  of Turkey (ISPAT)

Vice-Presidency: Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) and Dubai Investment Development Agency (Dubai FDI)

– Regional Directorships for;

  • Sub-Saharan Africa: Board of Investment Mauritius (BoI Mauritius)
  • Central Asia: KAZAKH Invest
  • South Asia: Invest India
  • East Asia and Southeast Asia: Invest KOREA
  • European Union: Polish Investment & Trade Agency (PAIH)
  • Eastern Europe: Foreign Investment Promotion Agency of Bosnia and Herzegovina (FIPA)
  • North America: ProMexico
  • Central America and the Caribbean: Costa Rican Investment & Development Board (CINDE)
  • South America: APD Parana Development Agency

The Permanent Secretariat would like to thank all the candidates that ran in the election and congratulates the newly elected Steering Committee members.