A forum on managing foreign exchange exposure will be hosted by the Southeast chapter of the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce and the Southern chapter of the Belgium American Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, Feb. 24, at 11:45 a.m. at the law offices of Jones Day in Atlanta.

Lewis Lea, a financial adviser with the Duluth office of Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc., will be the keynote speaker. His practice focuses on advising global companies on foreign currency, investment and pension plan matters, in particular, managing euro exposure.

Prior to joining Merrill Lynch, Mr. Lewis was a financial adviser with Swiss-based UBS Financial Services Inc. in Atlanta and worked with the U.K.-based Thomas Cook Group in foreign exchange trading, sales and management capacities.

Admission for members of both chambers is $30 and $35 for non-members. Reservations with checks are requested by Feb. 17. For more information, call Karen Wright at (678) 415-4219.