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The Baltic American Chamber of Commerce (BACC) is a New York-based organization dedicated to the promotion, advancement and guidance of business relations between the United States and the Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania). We are laser-focused on helping our members’ businesses to build, grow and thrive on both sides of the Atlantic.

Our strength is built by that of our members.

How do we do it?


We help to connect with business executives, stakeholders, government leaders and other accomplished professionals on both sides of the Atlantic (the United States and the Baltic States). These connections are vital for successful business.


We provide an opportunity to build and enhance visibility of your brand and business to an extensive Baltic-American and international business community through our sources, business contacts, and social and exclusive events. Creditability is a key for the business expansion that we deliver to our members.


We give access to thought leaders’ business insights and deliver valuable knowledge through our educational seminars, roundtables, panel-discussions and conferences in matters relevant to your business.


As the voice of business, we advocate on public policy and economic development issues at all levels of government - both in the United States and in the Baltic States - in support of our members’ industry sectors, local emergence, growth and legacy businesses.


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Initial Directors

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Inga Klimasauskiene
Associate Partner, Glimstedt

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Egidijus  Bernotas
Partner, Glimstedt


Our Team

Alphabetical by Last Name


Our team is independent professionals that work with BACC and its members on providing global perspectives, strong regional knowledge, advising on new markets and giving business related expertise.


Philip M. Berkowitz

Shareholder, Littler Mendelson P.C.

Simos C. Dimas

Founder and Senior Partner, Dimas Law Group

Rimas Kezys

President, Vytis Tours

Elliot S. Matz

Strategic Advisor, former COO at Brooklyn Navy Yard

William Mortimer

Partner, Acustack

Robert A. Rossi

First Vice President - Wealth Management, UBS

Viktor Sidabras

Adviser for Foreign and Security Affairs
for the Foreign Minister of Lithuania

Ivars Slokenbergs

Attorney, Slokenbergs PLLC


Daniel A. Spitzer

Partner, Hodgson Russ

Jura C. Zibas

Partner, Wilson Elser


Honorary Directors

Our Board of Honorary Directors is comprised of the highest ranking Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania) representatives in New York who partnered with BACC allowing Baltic businesses to succeed internationally.


Daris G. Delins

Honorary Consul at Consulate of Latvia
in New York


Kairi Künka

Consul General
at Consulate General of Estonia
in New York


Gitana Skripkaitė

Acting Consul General
at Consulate General of Lithuania
in New York