Specialist Focus: Credit insurance, risk management, due diligence and export compliance
Ursula founded Emelev, LLC with the goal of assisting US exporters reach their export potential. Emelev helps companies navigate a variety of trade finance tools and best practices to manage international sales risk, finance exports, and increase global competitiveness.
US Export-Import Bank awarded Emelev, LLC as “2019 New Broker of the Year” in March 2019 at the EXIM Bank Annual Conference for facilitating an impressive number of EXIM Bank-backed transactions.
Ursula was appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce to serve on the Illinois District Export Council in the role of Secretary of the Executive Committee. As an “Export Coach” to SMEs enrolled in ExporTech™, Ursula mentors companies working on export expansion plans. In addition, Ursula is a member of the Board of Directors of the International Trade Association of Chicago (ITAGC) as well as a member of the Illinois Advisory Committee to the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition.