Speakers

Tymoshchuk Nicholas

Chief Executive Officer of UFuture Investment Group

Nicholas Tymoshchuk is one of the most inspiring and forward-thinking representatives of the Ukrainian business. He has launched businesses and large-scale projects together with leading global corporations of Ukraine, the EU and the USA. In addition to business development Nicholas is an expert on corporate relations, public relations and government relations both in Ukraine and internationally. While actively building his career in different countries, Nicholas has gained considerable experience and knowledge in politics and regulatory affairs, trade and commerce, international investment and finance. Nicholas is also an expert on energy industries, both in the carbohydrates market and renewable power sources; he is actively developing his competences in the field of innovations and information technologies.

 Since August 2017, Nicholas has been employed as Chief Executive Officer by UFuture Investment Group, a diversified investment company founded by the Ukrainian entrepreneur Vasyl Khmelnytsky. As the head of UFuture, Nicholas coordinates the Group’s international activities facilitating the development of the company towards the branches of tomorrow.

From 2015 till 2017, Nicholas was the Director of the EU Representative Office (Brussels) for the Ukrainian League of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (ULIE), the largest union of Ukrainian business organizations. Prior to that, Nicholas was Government Relations Officer for one of the leading multinational energy corporations Chevron. Before, he worked as the International Relations Director for the largest Russian-British oil company TNK-BP for five years, and before he spent five years in American political and charitable organizations.

Nicholas was one of the co-founders of the Oil and Energy Committee at the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine (2007) and was an active member of the similar sector committee of the European Business Association. When building his career in the oil and gas industry, he was a Representative of the energy industry at the Supervising Committee of the US-Ukraine Business Council and was a member of the Multi-Stakeholder Group at the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative for Ukraine. In 2014, Nicholas headed the Ukrainian delegation at the Young Generation Task Force on Euro-Atlantic Security, a joint project of the European Leadership Network and the Nuclear Threat Initiative, the USA. In 2015, Nicholas became a member of the Organizing Committee of the annual Kyiv International Economic Forum (forumkyiv.org).