At the Annual General Meeting held on Friday, 6th November 2020, Prof. Axel Stepken, Chairman of the Board of Management of TÜV SÜD AG, has been elected as new Chairman of the OAV His predecessor, Hans-Georg Frey, led the association for six years and steps down after two terms, in accordance with the organisations’ statutes. read more

Der OAV beginnt im Dezember diesen Jahres eine Themenreihe, die sich den Implikationen der geopolitischen und wirtschaftlichen Veränderungen wie z.B. des systemischen Wettbewerbs zwischen China und den USA für Deutschland und die Europäische Union widmet. read more

OAV's new initiative 'Ambassadors in Dialogue' read more

Die Corona-Krise schlägt sich auch auf den deutschen Asienhandel nieder. Vor allem die Exporte in die Region hatten mit einem Minus von 4,2 Prozent (-2,1 Mrd. EUR) im ersten Quartal einen deutlichen Einschnitt zu verzeichnen. read more

OAV – German Asia-Pacific Business Association

OAV offers the ideal platform for exchanging knowledge and experience across different industries, and offers members practical and comprehensive services, regardless of whether the member has experience operating in – or cooperating with – Asia, or has none.

Different event formats, initiatives and publications give our members the excellent opportunity to exchange knowledge on current issues surrounding Asia, to become better informed and to capitalise on the promising business potential of the Asia-Pacific region, a region experiencing dynamic growth. The main office is available to answer any of our members' queries regarding business in Asia, and facilitates business operations in the Asia-Pacific region. Read more

Insight Asia-Pacific | 4/2020 OAV members magazine