Sergiy Bartoshchuk

Personal Information

Age
53 years
Gender
Male
Location
Kyiv, Ukraine
UCGA Alumnus
2017A
UCGA Certificate
Certificate in Corporate Governance
Work Experience
General Manager
XEROX Representative Office
Kyiv, Ukraine
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XEROX Corporation is a global corporation placed in the list of Fortune 500 companies that sells print and digital document products and services in more than 160 countries. Representative Office opened in Ukraine on 1993.
Managed daily all aspects of Xerox business in Ukraine including distribution (paper and SOHO), dealers, direct sales, and customer service. Steered Xerox business through post-crisis period of partner network restructuring, direct contracts financial turmoil and new market segments (SOHO and paper) launches
Industry
Consumer
Technology
Prof. Services
Functional Speciality
General Management
Sector
Corporate Subsidiary
Executive Director
SigmaBleyzer (PE Management)
Kyiv, Ukraine
SigmaBleyzer (www.sigmableyzer.com): US based international private equity firm with an investment and operating track record of more than 25 years and strong experience in emerging markets (in particular, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Romania and Kazakhstan). SigmaBleyzer has managed assets valued at approximately $1 billion dollars across six investment vehicles. The company's investment style relies heavily on creating value at the operational level, by fundamentally improving portfolio companies, increasing their sales and profitability, creating new jobs, and introducing new and innovative products to the market.
Executive Director
Jan 2008 - till now
Successfully steered leadership of KOSMO Group through the times covering two major economic and political crises in Ukraine, and several top-management changes. Preside at the Board that includes majority and minority shareholders’ representatives with different views and opinion on business strategy.
Since 2008 KOSMO business grew nationwide, increased its revenues 4 times and was turned around from losses to generating multi-million EBITDA results

Deal Team Leader
Aug 2006 - Jan 2008
Spearheaded deal flow generation, analyses and investment target selection in number of areas, focusing on retail and distribution. Conducted multiple pre-investment interviews with Ukrainian local businesses, their sole proprietors, shareholders, management, financing bankers. Participated in numerous acquisition negotiations. In due course of managing second biggest investment of SBF IV Fund supervised reporting, made presentations of on-going investment results to the Board of Investors, conducted exit strategy research and multiple pre-divestment meetings and negotiations.
Industry
Investments
Functional Speciality
General Management
Other
Sector
Private
Chairman of Supervisory Board
KOSMO Group
Ukraine
KOSMO Group is top-tier Health & Beauty national retail operator in 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
Board Experience
Chairman of Supervisory Board
KOSMO Retail Chain (Ukraine)
Sector
Private
Industries
Consumer
Board Member
SUP (Ukrainian Entrepreneurs Association)
Commitee
Strategy, Strategic Marketing
Sector
Non-Profit
Industries
Non Profit
Education
Ukrainian Corporate Governance Academy (UCGA)
Certificate in Corporate Governance
From
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Fields of Study
Corporate Governance
Diploma
Anderson Graduate School of Management, University of California (Los Angeles, USA)
MBA
From
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Fields of Study
International Business
Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (Kyiv, Ukraine)
PhD
From
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Fields of Study
Computer Science
National Aviation University (Kyiv, Ukriane)
Radio Engineer
From
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Fields of Study
Avionics

Accomplishments

Languages
English
Full professional proficiency
Russian
Native or bilingual proficiency
Ukrainian
Native or bilingual proficiency
Polish
Elementary proficiency
Organizations
Ukrainian Entrepreneurs Association, co-Founder, Board Member