Countries of Work Experience: Ukraine, Germany, Belarus, Russia, Armenia, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Georgia
Summary of Experience:
Donetsk Chamber of Commerce and Industry - President
External expert and trainer of the projects:
- GIZ “Regional and local economic development”, on behalf of the German Government, German ministries, the European Union (EU) and the UK Department for International Development (DFID) - external expert on regional development issues: business cooperation tools (coordinator and trainer of cluster initiatives development), development of export potential of companies in region; creating a supportive environment for innovative development
- East Invest (EU), 2011-2014, “Capacity building for enhanced economic cooperation and investment”, managed by the East Alliance consisting of 84 partners from the EU, Turkey and Eastern Partnership countries and led by EUROCHAMBRES. External expert and trainer on EU Acquis and EU Customs Law
- East Invest 2 (EU) 2015-2016 “Development of a conducive economic environment and competitive private sector. Enhancement of trade flows and investments between the EU Member States and the Eastern Neighbourhood”, funded by the European Union. Lead by UEAPME and provide by EUROCHAMBRES. Expert and trainer on EU Acquis (DCFTA) and export development.
- UNDP project "Economic and Social Recovery of Donbas Region", coordinator of the project "Creating conditions for development of export potential of SMEs Donetsk region", funded Governments of Japan , Developing Guides for exporters: “International trade: guide for beginners”, “Guide on the EU-market trade”, “Guide on simplified customs procedures”
Educational and other Qualifications:
MBA - Steinbeis University Berlin, Germany
Master Degree in Law - Ukrainian Academy of Banking of National Bank of Ukraine
SIDA’s International Training Program, Stockholm, Sweden - Private Sector Growth Strategies
SABIT (Special American Business Internship Training Program) USA Regional Economic Development Program: SME Program - Washington, Knoxville, Detroit, Pittsburgh
Training for Coachers “Guide to Doing Business with the EU”, “Preparing to Export: ten key steps. Export planning”.
Traineeship at the Gipuzkoa Chamber of Commerce, Spain. Business learning programmes for SME
“Advanced interpersonal communication and strategic problem solving. Level I-II” Trainer’s Trainings
Traineeship at the Hague Chamber of Commerce. SMEs internationalization.
East Invest Academy
East Invest Project , Internationalization and EU Acquis trainings - Train the Trainers courses , Minsk, Belarus/ Chisinau, Moldova