NED Database

Governance and employment-oriented services for professionals are what makes prospective candidates successful board members. That’s why we created UCGA NED Database - comprehensive online-service for professional networking and board member search!

It integrates UCGA Alumni having their personal board member profiles, providing structure to reflect their strengths, including specific criteria related to industry knowledge, operational & governance experience, geographic location as well as diversity criteria of nationality, age & sex. 

 

UCGA Alumnus
Gender
Industry

Aleksandr Levchenko

Chief Procurement Officer
Retal Group
Ukraine, Europe, Russia, USA
- PEOPLE
- STRATEGY
- PROFIT
- GROWTH
- INTEGRATION
- STANDARTIZATION
- COMPETETIVE ADVANTAGE
- RISK MANAGEMENT
- RESULTS
- INNOVATIONS
- COMPLIANCE
- SUSTAINABILITY

Industry
Food & Beverages
Consumer
Industrials
Functional Speciality
General Management
Human Capital / Talent Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Operations
Product Development/R&D
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Aleksey Komlichenko

Managing Partner
Odgers Berndtson
Kyiv, Украина
I am responsible for business development, client management, project execution and general management of the company.
As a consultant, I specialize in CEO, CxO and non-executive director appointments. I have expertise in Investment Banking, Private Equity, Venture Capital, Commercial Banking, Professional Services, Oil & Gas, Energy, Real Estate, Public Sector.
Industry
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Human Capital / Talent Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018S

Alexander Lyadov

Business Therapist
Lyadov Business Therapy
Kyiv, Украина
I help Leaders orient, decide and act in the chaos of change.
Industry
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018S

Alexander Pitenko

CEO
UVK
Kiev, Украина
General Management of the Company
Strategy design and fulfillment
Team leadership
Industry
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Andrii Tymoshenko

Director, Management Consulting
KPMG
Kyiv, Ukraine
Industry
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Operations
Sales/Business Development
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Andriy Fedoriv

Group Development Director
Adell Saatchi & Saatchi / Video International
Ukraine
Joined Adell Saatchi & Saatchi as Account executive responsible for client service.
Promoted to Video International Development Director in 2001.

Being responsible for all sales and external relations of the Holding, attracted new clients, promoted brand building & other social activities. During guidance business development direction the company established following collaborations and developed the brands for: Fozzy Group (Fozzy, Silpo, Fora, Nizhyn, Miahkoff), Koktebel brandies, Askold tea, the Roshen factory, the TNK filling stations network, Arkada Bank, the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine, and others.
Industry
Digital
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
Marketing
Operations
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Andriy Natrus

Director of corporate rights and governance, Board Member
PJSC "Smart-Holding"
Kyiv, Украина
Responsible for corporate rights and governance issues all over Smart-Holding group's companies, corporate law, legal representation, membership in management bodies, cross border transactions, mergers & acquisitions, restructuring, project management on strategic corporate level, equity transactions, internal and external stakeholders relationships
Industry
Agro
Banking
Industrials
Investments
Functional Speciality
General Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2017A

Antanas Speckauskas

Partner
Civitta
Kyiv, Ukraina
Industry
Digital
Education
Governance
Healthcare
Technology
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Operations
Sales/Business Development
IT Management / Engineering
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Anton Waschuk

Senior Project Manager
Western NIS Enterprise Fund
Kyiv, Ukraine
I ensure different components of our projects remain interlinked, and lead a seamless flow of activities across Ukraine and Moldova.
Industry
Food & Beverages
Education
Financial Services
Investments
Technology
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018S

Anton Yakovenko

Supervisor
KPMG
Kyiv, Ukraine
Preparation and compilation financial statements in accordance with IFRS, US GAAP
Audit under IAS
Agreed upon procedures
Team leading for projects
Assessment of client’s IT risks and controls
M&A projects
Industry
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
Operations
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2017A

Anton Yashchenko

Director
Reforms Delivery Office of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine
Kyiv, Украина
+ Coordination and implementation support of Government’s reform priorities
+ Improved strategic planning function of the Government (coordinated development of the Strategic mid-term priority action plan of the Government 2017-2020 and Annual action plans of the Government for 2017, 2018 and 2019)
+ Coordination of the Privatization & Corporate Governance Reform (including re-launch of the updated work of the Nomination Committee for selection of the Supervisory Board (SB) members to the largest SOE’s, currently appointed SB to UkrZaliznytsya, UkrEnergo, UkrPoshta, USPA, Boryspil Airport, UkrHydroEnergo; established the work of the inter-ministerial working group on privatization to adopt new law on privatization, facilitation of small privatization through e-auctions)
+ Coordination of Public Administration Reform (including reorganization of structures and functions at the Secretariat of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, 10 pilot ministries and 2 state agencies, hired more than 700 civil servants through new competitive recruitment procedure via new portal career.gov.ua, introduction of the new e-services, introduction of modern HR and project management practices in public sector)
+ Established comprehensive monitoring & reporting system of Prime Minister’s reform priorities and annual action plans of the government based on SharePoint online system
+ Coordination of the Innovations Development Reform (including establishment of the National Innovations Council headed by the Prime Minister, developed Innovations Ecosystem Concept, developed of the Concept of Innovations Hub in the Government)
Industry
State Authority
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Regulatory/Government

UCGA Alumnus
2018S

Artemiy Yershov

Deputy CEO
Sberbank
Kiev, Ukraine
Industry
Banking
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Public

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Bondar Kirill


UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Borys Shestopalov

Shareholder, member of board
HD-Group, GFS Group
Kyiv, Украина
Managing, visionary, creator, partner
Industry
Agro
Food & Beverages
Industrials
Investments
Functional Speciality
General Management
Operations
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Dan Rapoport

President
Rapoport Capital
Washington DC and Kyiv
Responsible for originating, researching, executing and managing own and clients’ Private Equity and Venture Capital investments in Ukraine, Russia, Canada and USA. Funded projects include Transport, Finance, IT, Construction and Real Estate. Consulted international corporate clients on restructuring, equity consolidation, corporate finance, as well as private and public financing options.
Industry
Financial Services
Functional Speciality
Finance/Accounting
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Dmitry Kostornichenko

Director of sales and logistic
VESCO
Kyiv/Druzhkivka
Defining and managing sales, marketing and logistic policies of the company. General management of the company and business development.
Industry
Industrials
Functional Speciality
General Management
Marketing
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Dmitry Skornyakov

CEO
HarvEast
Kiev, Ukraine
Industry
Agro
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Dmytriy Kuzmin

ex-CEO
PJSC "Universal bank" (Eurobank group, Greece)
Kyiv, Ukraine
Seasoned senior executive (Chairman of the Management board, CEO, CFO) with 20 years of proven track record of successful leadership in financial/ banking industry.

Strong leadership in international banks, Citigroup (USA) and Eurobank (Greece), with strong skills in strategy, business development, crisis management, organizational changes and optimization, finance, controlling, audit, risk, compliance, M&A, IT-infrastructure.

Industry
Banking
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Dmytro Kozlov

IT/Digital Transformation Expert
Ukrainian company (Health Care, Material science, Science, Food, Ecology, Energy)
Kyiv, Ukraine
SCOPE: Business Processes Management & Audit; Change Management; Risks Assessment and Mitigation; Performance Improvements; Software & Infrastructure deployment strategy development; Teams’ Transformation;
Industry
Digital
Healthcare
Industrials
Technology
Functional Speciality
Human Capital / Talent Management
Operations
Product Development/R&D
Sales/Business Development
IT Management / Engineering
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Dmytro Rasskazov


UCGA Alumnus
2017A

Dmytro Vlasov

Vice President
TASK Investment Group
Kyiv, Ukraine
Industry
Financial Services
Functional Speciality
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2017A

Elena Galiguzova

Founder and Managing Partner
EG Finance Advisors LLC
Kiev, Ukraine
Industry
Banking
Financial Services
Investments
Functional Speciality
Finance/Accounting
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Elena Kropivianska

Deputy Chairman of the Board, EVP HR
PJSC Ukrnafta
Kyiv, Ukraine
15+ years of management experience in Organizational Transformation and Human Resources with emphasis on strategy. Comprehensive experience in developing effective organization design and corporate culture transformation. Proven skills to find and realize the opportunities in changes with strong ability to manage challenges.
Key competences: Transformation, Business Strategy Development, Turnaround programs, HR & OD management, Restructuring and Change management, Cost reduction and Manpower optimisation, Post-merger integration, Performance management, Project management.
The main goal for existing role is to implement sustainable business transformation to modernize the company in accordance with worldwide standards
• Build vertically integrated operation model
• Create new service delivery model for BSF to ensure organization efficiency and high service quality standards
• Transform outdated management practices, develop and incorporate modern HR system to set up managerial standards and build strong corporate culture
Industry
Consumer
Industrials
State Authority
Technology
Functional Speciality
Human Capital / Talent Management
Operations
Other
Sector
Public

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Evgeniy Romashchin

CEO
TIS
Ukraine
Industry
Industrials
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

IAROSLAV GREGIRCHAK

Deputy Business Ombudsman
Business Ombudsman Council
Kyiv, Ukraine
Senior semi-governmental official appointed by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine to the team managing multi-stakeholder ombudsman mechanism set up by the Government of Ukraine, EBRD, OECD and 5 large local business associations. As Deputy Business Ombudsman (DBO) I assist Marcin Swiecicki - the Business Ombudsman in Ukraine (BO) - with effective management of the Business Ombudsman Council (BOC). My role comprise the following tasks and results:
• Supervise and guide work of 6 inspectors or the BOC’s entire investigatory staff (when periodically delegated by the Business Ombudsman)

• Prepared 7 systemic reports focused on selected areas affecting quality of business environment in Ukraine, including continuous monitoring of implementation of recommendations set forth therein, namely:
(1) "Getting access to electricity" (July 2015);
(2) "Problems with administering business taxes in Ukraine" (November 2015);
(3) "Abuse of powers by the law enforcement authorities in their relations with business" (January 2016);
(4) “Challenges and problems in the sphere of competition protection and oversight” (November 2016);
(5) “Combatting raidership: current state and recommendations” (August 2017);
(6) "Main problems faced by business in customs sphere” (August 2018);
(7) “Administrative appeal: current state and recommendations” (August 2019)

• Facilitated approval of the Draft Law of Ukraine “On the Business Ombudsman Institution” by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine; involved in the ongoing work aimed at its eventual adoption by the Verkhovna Rada; draft both the text of the Law and various supporting documents

• Maintain high-level institutional dialogue with the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada, the Administration of the President of Ukraine, law enforcement agencies, AMCU, SFS, various ministries and international organizations (EBRD, OECD, World Bank, EU, IMF, IFC), embassies, business associations, etc

• Regularly present the BOC as speaker at various functions and events and to the media

• Developed the BOC’s various templates and internal regulations
Industry
Governance
Legal Services
Non Profit
State Authority
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Other
Sector
Regulatory/Government

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Igor Chervak

General Manager/CEO
Lantmannen Axa
Kiev, Украина
Manage the production and marketing company. Execute international expansion to 20+ countries and two-fold growth of business in Ukraine since 2015.
Industry
Food & Beverages
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Igor Iaremchuk

Chief Strategy Officer
Ukrtelecom
Kyiv, Украина
Industry
Digital
Technology
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018S

Ihor Markuts


UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Ihor Olekhov

Partner
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang
Kyiv, Ukraine
Ihor is a Partner at CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang and the Head of Banking & Finance leading the banking & finance practice in Ukraine.

Ihor specialises in a broad range of finance issues, project and asset finance, investment projects and transactions, as well as corporate governance, corporate reorganisations and financial regulation, compliance, payment services and tax matters relating to capital markets, derivatives and other financial transactions.
Recognised as a leading banking & finance specialist in Ukraine, Ihor focuses on complex international finance transactions, including acquisition finance and project finance in the energy and natural resources sectors, M&A in the banking and financial services sectors, debt restructuring and insolvency, tax aspects of finance transactions and corporate reorganisations, asset management, and aircraft finance.

Ihor is the Co-Chairman of the Banking and Finance Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce and a member of Ukrainian Bar Association. He is a recommended lawyer by the Chambers Europe, Legal 500 and Best Lawyers for his extensive expertise in banking regulatory mandates and banking M&A transactions.
Clients highlight Ihor’s "outstanding technical skills and excellent relationships with clients."
Industry
Banking
Digital
Financial Services
Governance
Investments
Legal Services
Technology
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
Finance/Accounting
General Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Iryna Marchenko

Chairwoman of the Board
JSC “State Food and Grain Corporation of Ukraine”
Ukraine
Industry
Agro
Consumer
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Public

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Iryna Marushko

Managing Partner
Marushko Law Office
Kyiv, Украина
Iryna is the managing partner of the firm. Iryna has been leading large-scale and challenging banking & finance and M&A transactions since joining Andersen (Arthur Andersen) in 1998 and throughout her career. The majority of the banking & finance and M&A transactions handled by Iryna were of an international nature. Iryna was engaged by P3DP, a USAID funded programme, as an expert on public-private partnership.
Industry
Legal Services
Functional Speciality
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Iryna Mudra


UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Iryna Rubis


UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Kateryna Konashchuk

Vice President of Commerce
Agrogeneration
Kyiv, Ukraine
Industry
Agro
Functional Speciality
Human Capital / Talent Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Marketing
Operations
Product Development/R&D
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Public

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Kyrylo Moiseiev

Deputy Director of the plant on financial issues ( CFO)
SE plant "Electrotyazhmash" (Energy engineering)
Kharkiv, Харьковская область, Украина
Effective management of the plant’s finance
CF control
Credit portfolio management
Financial analysis of the plant’s performance
Working capital management
Support in planning and investment activities
Industry
Industrials
Technology
Functional Speciality
Finance/Accounting
General Management
Sector
SOE

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Larysa Bruver


UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Leonid Kyryan

Partner
FinPoint
Kyiv, Ukraine
Investment banking professional with significant expertise in origination and execution of M&A and debt advisory mandates. Sector expertise includes financial institutions, healthcare, IT, energy, etc.
Industry
Banking
Financial Services
Investments
Functional Speciality
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Liudmyla Legkykh

Director of Retail department
PJSC "Ukrnafta"
Kiev, Украина
Management of the operations of 537 gas stations of the Company. 5000+ personnel directly subordinate.
Industry
Industrials
Functional Speciality
Operations
Sector
Public

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Maksim Koretskiy

Director
Blackshield Capital AG
Zürich Area, Switzerland
Industry
Financial Services
Healthcare
Investments
Functional Speciality
Finance/Accounting
General Management
Human Capital / Talent Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018S

Maksym Mokliak

Partner
SARS Capital
Kyiv, Ukraine
Industry
Banking
Financial Services
Investments
Functional Speciality
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Marina Derepa

Business Development Director
Vertex United
Kyiv, Украина
Key responsibilities

Creating and executing general strategy of «Vertex United» businesses
Market and competition analyses
Drive increased revenue and profit to achieve the Company`s ambitious growth
Provide market feedback to the company leadership regarding competitive offerings, prospect needs and generate product development ideas
Operational improvement, unification of businesses and setup of a unified management structure
Strategic brand management
Planning and coordinating the implementation of business plans and the penetration of new markets.

Industry
Consumer
Digital
Industrials
Media
Functional Speciality
Marketing
Product Development/R&D
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Maryana Kahanyak


UCGA Alumnus
2018S

Murat CINAR

Chief Executive Officer & Non-Executive Board Member
Vega Telecom Group, Subsidiary of SCM HOLDING
Kyiv, Ukraine
M&A, Strategy and Leadership
Business transformation and Digitalization
Change management and Modern Project management (Agile)
Industry
Digital
Technology
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018S

Natalia Martynenko

CEO of the group
Agricom Group
Lugansk, Ukraine
Industry
Agro
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Corporate Subsidiary

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Nataliya Berezovsky

Managing Partner
Detonate Ventures
Ukraine
I am an Investor, Entrepreneur and Executive with a vast experience in funding, founding and managing various businesses. The areas I can help with include:
Reputation Management
Crisis Management
Venture Capital
Digital Innovations
Entrepreneurial Leadership
Industry
Investments
Functional Speciality
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Oksana Ferchuk


UCGA Alumnus
2018S

Oksana Hoshva

Founder, Design&Innovation Consultant
DOT_DOT Innovation
Kyiv, Ukraine
I founded the company and personally design and facilitated about 40 projects from 2015.
Industry
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Marketing
Product Development/R&D
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Oksana Prosolenko


UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Oksana Stretovych

Country manager
Cimbria Unigrain A/S, Denmark
Kyiv, Украина
Set up of a succesful branch office in Ukraine, development of a long and short term stategies and control over implementation, reaching the leading position at the Ukrainian market, and likewise - Ukraine has been the biggest single market for Cimbia during 7 years.
Industry
Agro
Industrials
Technology
Functional Speciality
General Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Marketing
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Oleg Drin

Family office representative in Ukraine, Investments Manager
K.Hartwall Invest
Helsinki, Finland
• Market research and entry strategy development
• Funding local co-investors
• Brand development and positioning
• Financing and investment strategy development
• Staffing and organization development
• Supply chain development
• Design and construction management
• Real estate development and projects management
• Company turnaround management
• Project management
• Exit strategy development
Industry
Investments
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Oleh Zahnitko

Partner
Beiten Burkhardt Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mBH
Kyiv, Ukraine
Expanded the focus and the client base, headed Banking & Capital Markets practice; managed the talents, established KYC and AML compliance processes, coached development of the marketing materials and corporate style.
Industry
Legal Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Oleksander Plotnikov

Partner
Arzinger
Kyiv, Ukraine
As the Head of Banking & Finance/Debt Restructuring Practice with Arzinger I focus my activity on general banking & finance, bilateral and syndicated lending, debt restructuring, foreign investments and M&A in financial sector. I regularly act for lenders and borrowers on a wide range of local and cross-border transactions, including the most complicated syndicated facilities and debt restructurings involving several jurisdictions.

My team was heavily involved in the most challenging and landmark debt restructuring projects of the recent years, including multimillion Mriya, Donetsksteel, Creative and Obolon debt restructuring cases.

Professional experience also includes 5 years of work for UkrSibbank (BNP Paribas Group) and Credit Agricole.

Industry Sectors:
Banking and non-banking financial services, Agriculture, Energy, Infrastructure
Industry
Legal Services
Functional Speciality
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Oleksandr Panchenko

Commissioner
National Securities and Stock Market Commission
Ukraine, Київська область, Україна
My current goal - to reform the Ukrainian stock market. For that purpose I'm responsible for the following areas:
- asset management regulations
- rating agencies regulations
- licensing procedures
- corporate governance practice
- IT infrastructure and support
Industry
Banking
Financial Services
Governance
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
Finance/Accounting
General Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sector
Regulatory/Government

UCGA Alumnus
2017A

Olena Iaroschuk


UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Olena Kobets


UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Olena Korobkova

Executive Director
Independent association of the banks of Ukraine (NABU)
НАБУ, улица Большая Васильковская, Киев, Украина
Industry
Agro
Banking
Digital
Financial Services
Investments
Non Profit
State Authority
Functional Speciality
Finance/Accounting
General Management
Human Capital / Talent Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Online Commerce
Sector
Public

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Olga Gorbanovskaya

Partner of Tax & Law, Leader of People Advisory Services Practice
EY
EY (former Ernst & Young LLC), Khreschatyk Street, Kyiv, Ukraine
I am a partner, a co-owner of the Firm, a member of Executive Board for EY Ukraine, I am a head of a business unit (P&L holder), I lead a multifunctional practice of 55 people dedicated to management consulting, in particular, people management advisory. In addition I serve as a leader of Performance, Systems and Talents services pillar for CESA (a region, which consists of 31 countries). I became a partner in 2009 and until that time I built a career from a staff position (joined Arthur Andersen, which merged with EY in 2002).
Industry
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Marketing
Operations
Product Development/R&D
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Olga Kravchenko

Global Mobility / HR
AXA
Kiev / Paris
Industry
Financial Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Human Capital / Talent Management
Sector
Public

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Olga Magaletska

Director of Client Services and Procurement
NAK Naftogaz Group: Naftogaz Digital & Ukrnafta (Oil&Gas)
Kíev, Украина
Head of Client Services and Procurement at Naftogaz Digital (Apr 2019 – Present)
• Member of Investment Committee and Tender Committee for projects approval and deals structuring of Naftogaz Digital aimed to provide products and services to group of companies of state owned Oil&Gas Holding NAK Naftogaz.
• Built from scratch and managing now client services function for intercompany services for the Group.
• Managing consolidated procurement of IT-solutions and projects for Naftogaz Group.
Head of Government Affairs Division at Ukrnafta (Mar 2018 – Mar 2019)
• Supervised external consultants for environmental project (three-party agreement: local government, company, and consultants).
• Proposed advancement of legislative initiatives in the field of oil and gas production.
• Attracted IFIs, Embassies, and international donor organizations to issue of energy independence for Ukraine.
Industry
Industrials
Technology
Functional Speciality
General Management
Operations
Sales/Business Development
Sector
SOE

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Olga Tadai

Chef of Marketing Department
ITC Agromat
Kyiv, Украина
Strategic marketing: target audience definitions, product definition, continuous improvement of the business model, research of new markets. Operational marketing, digital marketing, PR, program of corporate social responsibility
Industry
Consumer
Functional Speciality
Marketing
Online Commerce
Product Development/R&D
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Olyana Gordiyenko

Director, Corporate Governance and Legal
Investment Capital Ukraine (ICU)
Kyiv, Ukraine
Industry
Financial Services
Functional Speciality
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Pavlo Adamskyi

Member of the Supervisory Board
JSC JSCB CONCORD
Dnipro, Днепропетровская область, Украина
Industry
Banking
Functional Speciality
Finance/Accounting
General Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Pavlo Miroshnyk

Senior Associate
Adizes Institute
Kyiev, Ukraine
A Certified Adizes Organizational Symbergist™ is trained and certified to deliver Adizes change management services in specific areas for which they have been certified. An Associate is able to both provide training in Adizes, as well as knowledgeably apply the methodology for organizational transformation, in relevant and meaningful ways that reflect the best practices of Adizes as developed and continuously updated since 1977.

In particular Pavlo Miroshnyk plays the role of both a delivering associate and a program director of numerous short and long term (up to two years) change management/transformational programs for the companies with the size from 50 up to 50 000 people in different industries. The territories of professional services are Ukraine, Belorussia, Russia, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Baltic countries.
Industry
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Peter Teluk

Senior Advisor for Investment, Privatization and Governance
Ukrainian Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture
Kyiv, Ukraine
Advisor to the minister and deputy ministers on various issues to promote aggressive, broad based economic and political reform for Ukraine in order to promote investment, economic efficiencies and to root out corruption.
Industry
State Authority
Functional Speciality
General Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sector
Regulatory/Government

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Polina Kosharna

CEO, co-owner
Suzirya Company Group
Kharkiv, Харьковская область, Украина
2010-current time : Director of Suzirja company Group. Lead operation and strategic directions in all  companies activities : distribution, production and retail. Let the company to overcome most challenging crises years of 2014-2015 in Ukraine, not only adjusting but developing new concepts, increasing market share in distribution, retail and production. Start to export company products to EU.

2008-2010 Vice-director of Suzirja company Group with responsibility for developing retail chain MasterZoo, the only national petshop chain in Ukraine. Under my leadership 30 stores in 2 years were opened, including 5 franchised stores.

2006-2008 Head of Import Department of Suzirya company Group. Operational and strategic work with Europen suppliers, developing long term plans and bugets for UA pet market.

2003-2006 Parallel to post graduated study worked as import manager at Suzirya company Group. Operation work including negotiation conditions, logistic and custom clearance procedures.
Industry
Consumer
Functional Speciality
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Polina Zagnitko


UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Roman Rubchenko


UCGA Alumnus
2017A

Ruslan Gromoviuk

Partner
Odgers Berndtson Ukraine
Ukraine
Industry
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus

Sergey Chuikin

Managing Director
Concorde Capital
Kíev, Украина
I am leading M&A, debt restructuring, debt and equity financing for Ukrainian companies.

I specialize in financial and operational restructuring services for corporates and banks; in turnaround and crisis management, independent business review, operational improvements, financial modelling, going concern issues, mediation of stakeholder conflicts and restructuring plans as well as transaction advisory in Ukraine and CIS
Industry
Banking
Financial Services
Investments
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018S

Sergii Kovalchuk

Commercail Manager
Cargill
Kíev, Україна
More than 20 years experience including 10 years in different management roles
Skills: Operational management/ Strategic management /Assets management/Project management
Expertise: agriculture & food processing, logistic infrastructure, assets management, risk management, commodity&equity markets, private equity & fixed income investments
Industry
Agro
Food & Beverages
Industrials
Investments
Functional Speciality
General Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Sergii Prysiazhniuk

Chief Operational Officer
Allseeds
Kyiv, Украина
Industry
Agro
Food & Beverages
Industrials
Investments
Functional Speciality
General Management
Operations
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Sergii Shkliar

Founding Partner
Arzinger
Business-center Senator, Moskovskaya street, Kyiv, Ukraine
Founding Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution, Antitrust & Competition Law
- Representation in conjunction with a Swiss law firm with the interests of the Swiss company in a dispute with the Ukrainian government for more than 7 million euros under the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules.
- Representative office of a large Austrian company in the process of enforcing a multi-million dollar arbitral award made in accordance with the Vienna International Arbitrage Rules.
- Representation of one of the world leaders in the agribusiness and food industry in a large multi-million dollar investment dispute over the maritime infrastructure.
Industry
Legal Services
Functional Speciality
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Sergiy Bartoshchuk

Chairman of Supervisory Board
KOSMO Group
Ukraine
Chairs Supervisory Board that includes majority and minority shareholders’ representatives with different views and opinion on business strategy; daily responsibilities in corporate governance, monitoring business results and advising on major business projects.
Industry
Consumer
Functional Speciality
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2017A

Sergiy Bulavin

Executive Senior Vice President
AgroGeneration
Ukraine
SCOPE:
- Strategy and P&L Management
- General Management
- Performance Improvements
- Risks Assessment and Mitigation
- Corporate Finance
- M&A
- Business Restructuring & Development.
Industry
Agro
Financial Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Human Capital / Talent Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Operations
Product Development/R&D
Sales/Business Development
IT Management / Engineering
Other
Sector
Public

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Sergiy Konovets


UCGA Alumnus
2018S

Sergiy Tsiboulsky


UCGA Alumnus
2017A

Serhii Kravchuk

CEO, Co-founder
Gals Agro
Kyiv,Ukraine
Industry
Agro
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Serhiy Yahnych


UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Svetlana Kuzmina

ex-Member of Supervisory board (independent), Head of Audit committee
"A-bank"
Dnipro, Днепропетровская область, Украина
Industry
Banking
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Taras

Manager in Investment department
Investment Company Slavutich
Kyiv, Україна
Industry
Investments
Functional Speciality
Product Development/R&D
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Taras Dumych

Partner / Ukrainian Office Managing Partner
Wolf Theiss
Kyiv, Ukraine
Joined Wolf Theiss as a partner in July 2010, and was made a Managing Partner for Ukraine office in January 2011. While part of my job was to lead in the turnaround of the Ukraine office's business and operation, as lawyer I was involved and helping the firm's and office's clients in many various transactions, matters and cases. My practice at Wolf Theiss has been largely focused on Corporate and M&A, Joint Ventures, Private Equity, Venture Capital, Employment, Real Estate, Energy, Natural Resources and Mining as well as litigation and international arbitration. Our clients included major and independent international corporations, financial institutions and funds as well as leading Ukrainian businesses and investors.
Industry
Legal Services
Functional Speciality
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Operations
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Tariel Gvalia

Independent Director
Belarusky Narodny Bank
Minsk, Belarus
Industry
Banking
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Tatyana Gonchar

Organization Development and HR Director Group
Smart Holding
Ukraina, Киев, Украина
Business model transformation project for the Group
Org design and incentives system restructuring
Establishment of budget approach for all key HR process
MOB project, RACI matrix project
Grading system for all key Group business
Generation and implementation of values for the Group
Industry
Agro
Food & Beverages
Banking
Industrials
Functional Speciality
General Management
Human Capital / Talent Management
Other
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2017A

Tetiana Gromova

Supervisory Board member
AS "Privatbank" (Latvia)
Latvia
Supervisory Board member, responsible for the compliance, legal and corporate governance
Industry
Financial Services
Functional Speciality
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

TETIANA PETRUK

Chief HR & OD Officer
Tetiana Petruk
Kyiv, Украина
The CHR&OD role is aimed at transformation and cultural change pf the of the organization. It sets direction through the company’s people strategy, standards, and processes, thereby:

• establishing an HR function that equals the best international practices.
• design and implementation of the new corporate and operational model in the context of the company’s transformation to a modern and highly effective organization.
• Execution of the staff downsizing program aimed at cost cutting
• Supports the top executive team in the management of the top talent across the organization.
• Equips managers with tools to successfully manage, lead, develop, retain, and engage their people.
• Manages a competitive reward philosophy, which is designed to attract and retain employees.
• Manages organizational culture on behalf of the CEO.
• Supervises Resourcing, Talent and Succession, Performance and Reward, Learning and
Development, Engagement and Employee Relations, and Organizational Design.
Industry
Technology
Functional Speciality
Human Capital / Talent Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2017A

Ulyana Khromyak

Deputy Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board
UkraineInvest- Investment Promotion Office of Ukraine
Kyiv, Ukraine
Back in 2016 being one of the co-creators of UkraineInvest, I was responsible for overall strategy, working closely with existing investors to unlock their investments, identifying quality investment products and offering investment opportunities for new strategic investors. I was involved in talent management and HR matters, created regional teams and covered administrative matters.

In my current capacity, I advise on strategy and marketing, e.g. Ukraine House Davos, Ukraine House Toronto, etc. I organise high profile meetings between the state officials and international business community, work on business development.
Industry
Investments
State Authority
Functional Speciality
Human Capital / Talent Management
Marketing
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Regulatory/Government

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Viktor Dovhan


UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Vitaly Pisarenko

CEO
Multiplex Cinemas
Ukraine
I have been leading company's transformation first as a Head of Sales&Marketing and later as the first CEO of the company selected by a professional Supervisory Board.
Industry
Food & Beverages
Consumer
Functional Speciality
General Management
Online Commerce
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Vladimir

Country Manager
Pedersen & Partners
Ukraine
Volodymyr Kolomoets is a Client Partner and the Country Manager for Ukraine at Pedersen & Partners.

Mr. Kolomoets has more than 18 years of extensive experience in the field, with over 300 Executive Search and recruitment assignments across all practice groups. He puts a particular emphasis on the Industrial (Heavy Industry, Mining, Metallurgy, Agribusiness), Telecommunications, Technology, and Consumer Products sectors across the CIS region.

Prior to re-joining the firm, Mr. Kolomoets held senior roles with two international Executive Search firms in which he served as Partner and Client Manager.
Industry
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
Human Capital / Talent Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019S

Vladyslav Vynarskiy

Board Member, Deputy CEO
AgroVista (former UkrAgroCom)
Kyiv, Украина
Strategic reorganization, refinancing of credit portfolio, legal reorganization to form a unified holding in Cyprus, corporate governance introduction, change of risk profile of the group, formalization of relations of a large number of shareholders via the shareholding agreement according to English law. Launch and management of a number of committees: investment, trading, budget. Bringing the Group into the "turn key" readiness for IPO and Eurobonds placements.
Industry
Agro
Investments
Functional Speciality
Finance/Accounting
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Vladyslava Magaletska

Vice President
SigmaBleyzer
Kyiv, Украина
M&A, strategy development, project implementation, investment
Industry
Agro
Financial Services
Investments
Functional Speciality
General Management
Legal Governance / Risk Management / Compliance
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018A

Volodymyr Radin


UCGA Alumnus
2017A

Yevgen Bezvushko

CEO
BTA Bank (Ukraine)
Kyiv, Ukraine
Industry
Banking
Financial Services
Investments
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Yurii Dovhei

Director, Head of Corporate Banking and Transactional Business
UKRGASBANK
Kyiv, Ukraine
Implemented complex reform of Corporate Banking business aimed at increase of its efficiency encompassing: development and implementation of business strategy, improvement of quality and efficiency of the team, deep modernization of product row, re-engineering of key business processes, implementation of new international business practices and approaches

Managed Corporate Banking business of the bank comprising of two business streams:
- Large Corporate Clients (covered from HQ)
- Mid-cap (Regional) Corporate Clients (covered from bank's regional organization)

Managed a team of up to 95 officers (32 in HQ and 63 in the regions).
Industry
Banking
Digital
Financial Services
Investments
Functional Speciality
General Management
Human Capital / Talent Management
Marketing
Product Development/R&D
Sales/Business Development
Sector
Public

UCGA Alumnus
2019A

Yuriy Sorochynskiy

CEO
Nemiroff Vodka Company
Ukraine
General management, Strategy planning and execution.
Industry
Food & Beverages
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Private

UCGA Alumnus
2018S