Mr. Shapran is a PhD in Economics and an Associate Professor at the Ukrainian Stock Market Development Institute of Kyiv National Economics University named after Vadym Hetman. He has taught banking management in specialized universities for more than six years. Mr. Shapran started his career in the regional network of Aval Bank. He served as the chief investment analyst of the Expert-Rating agency. He is founder and leader of the Ukrainian Professional Association for Protection of Investors, Creditors and Insurants NGO.
Mr. Shapran won re-elections to the National Securities and Stock Market Commission several times and he headed its stock market openness committee.
He is a member of the working group on assets and liabilities management of the expert advisory board for the Deposit Guarantee Fund.
Currently he holds membership in the Council of the National Bank of Ukraine.