Sergii MARCHENKO - MINISTER OF FINANCE
MINISTER OF FINANCE
Sergii Marchenko graduated from the Academy of State Fiscal Tax Service of Ukraine in 2002. During his studies Mr. Marchenko received Presidential Scholarship and achieved Master's Degree in Public Finance Management. Later on, he conducted research at the Scientific and Research Financial Institute of the Ministry of Finance and thus, in 2009, received PhD in Economics.
Starting from 2002 Mr. Marchenko worked on several positions in the Ministry of Finance, State Fiscal Service, Finance and Banking Committee and Cabinet of Ministers Secretariat.
In 2011 Mr. Marchenko began his work at the Presidential Coordination Center of Reforms Implementation. He participated in Budget Code development. The Code was adopted in 2014. This Code is important particularly because of fiscal decentralization reform. Mr. Marchenko coordinated the preparation of a package of legislative bills aimed at changing the budgeting and improvement of autonomy of healthcare institutions.
Mr. Marchenko also worked as an expert of Bendukidze Free Market Center and as academical director of the joint KSE and GIZ program «Leadership in Public Finance» in years 2015-2016.
During 2016-2018 Mr. Marchenko worked as Deputy Minister of Finance. Later, until May 2019 he worked as a Deputy Head of Administration of the President of Ukraine.
Appointed Minister of Finance on the 30th of March 2020.
DENIS ULYUTIN - FIRST DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE
FIRST DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE
Denis Ulyutin received his Master of Finance Degree at the National Academy of the State Tax Service in 2004.
Mr. Ulyutin has more than 20 years of work experience and third rank of a civil servant.
From March 2010 to April 2016, he worked at the Secretariat of the Prime Minister of Ukraine.
From April 2016 to June 2018 Mr. Ulyutin was the Head of Patronage Service of the Minister of Finance of Ukraine. He has received an Official Letter of Gratitude from the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine.
From April 2019 Denis Ulyutin held the post of Deputy State secretary of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine Secretariat.
Appointed First Deputy Minister of Finance on the 4th of April 2020.
Yuriy Butsa - GOVERNMENT COMMISSIONER FOR PUBLIC DEBT MANAGEMENT
GOVERNMENT COMMISSIONER FOR PUBLIC DEBT MANAGEMENT
Yuriy Butsa studied economy at the National University “Kyiv Mohyla Academy” where he obtained his bachelor degree (2005) as well at the Central-European University in Budapest where he received his master degree in 2008.
Having finished his studies at Kyiv Mohyla Academy, Mr. Butsa started to work at the State Commission for Securities and Stock Market. After his return from Hungary in 2008 he was assigned to the position of the deputy head of the representative office of Warsaw Stock Exchange where he was in charge of attracting capital for Ukrainian companies.
In 2010, Yuriy Butsa was engaged as a coordinator at the Coordination Center for Economic Reforms where he was involved in the elaboration of legislation aimed to improve corporate governance at joint stock companies, to introduce new instruments on the financial market as well as to improve the operations of the banking sector and to improve the business climate.
In 2015, Yuriy Butsa joined National Securities and Stock Market Commission. His tasks as a member of the Commission included corporate governance and finance, implementation of EU directives in the Ukrainian legislation as well as the improvement of stock market instruments.
On May 5, 2016, Yuriy Butsa was designated the Deputy Minister of Finance for European Integration.
On July 26, 2018б Yuriy Butsa was dismissed from the position of Deputy Minister of Finance for European Integration by the Cabinet's decision and appointed to the position of Government Commissioner for Public Debt Management.
Mr. Butsa speaks English and Polish.
Vasyl Shkurakov - DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE
DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE
Vasyl Shkurakov studied at Kharkiv College of Finance and Economics and received his bachelor degree with the specialization “Economics and Business” in 2003.
In 2005, he graduated from the Ukrainian State University of Economics and Finance and received his master degree in finance. From 2005 until 2017, he worked in various positions at the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine. In June 2017 he stepped down voluntarily as the director of the Ministry’s department for debt policy.
From 2017 until December 2018 he worked as the deputy general director for economics and finance at the private joint-stock company “Ukrgidroenergo”.
On December 18, the Government appointed Vasyl Shkurakov as deputy Minister of Finance
ROMAN YERMOLYCHEV - DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE
DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE
Roman Yermolychev studied at the Cherkasy Engineering and Technology Institute. He graduated in 2000 with a major in Economics and Finance. He received his Master's Degree in civil service in 2004 after graduating from the Kyiv National Economic University.
In 2000 he started working at the Ministry of Finance as an economist of the first category.
Since 2016 Mr. Yermolychev held the position of the Director of the Humanitarian Budget Expenditure Department of the Ministry of Finance.
Awarded with several Certificates of Gratitude from the Ministry of Finance.
Appointed Deputy Minister of Finance on the 2nd of April, 2020.
YURIY DRAGANCHUK - DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE OF UKRAINE FOR EUROPEAN INTEGRATION
DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE OF UKRAINE FOR EUROPEAN INTEGRATION
Yuriy Draganchuk studied in Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas, Taras Shevchenko National University in Kyiv and Brunel University in London.
Mr. Draganchuk has more than 15 years of work experience. He started his career as a leading legal adviser at JSC «Ukrgazvydobuvannia».
In 2015-2016 Yuriy Draganchuk held the position of Advisor to the Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources on a public basis. After that, he held a similar position at the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine for two years.
From April till September 2018 Draganchuk worked as an independent member of the Supervisory Board of JSB «Ukrgasbank». Since November 2018 he has been a partner in Y4 Ukraine investment consulting company.
From April 22 to August 12, 2020 he worked as Deputy Minister of Finance.
Appointed Deputy Minister of Finance for European Integration on August 12, 2020.
Svitlana VOROBEI - DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE
DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE
Svitlana Vorobei was appointed Deputy Minister of Finance on the 25th of March 2020.
Svitlana Vorobei has more than 19 years of state service experience. During 1999-2010 she went a career path from a position of a state tax inspector to the role of director of Department of Monitoring of Payment Administration at the Ministry of Finance. In 2014-2015 she led the Information Exchange and Analysis Management Office in the Ministry.
Ms Vorobei has several awards, including the Official Letter of Gratitude issued by the Prime-Minister of Ukraine (2009).
OLEKSANDR KAVA - DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE
DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE
Oleksandr Kava studied at the National University "Kyiv Mohyla Academy".
Additionally, he studied at the School of Public Administration. J. Kennedy of Harvard University (USA) and the State School of Public Administration (Poland).
During 2006-2008 - Director of the largest investment bank in Switzerland UBS.
In 2010-2013 he was the coordinator of transport reform in the Coordination Center for the Implementation of Economic Reforms.
During 2014-2015 he held the position of Deputy Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine.
Since 2015, he has worked in the Better Regulation Delivery Office (BRDO) as the head of transport department.
In 2018, he headed the EBRD Reform Support Office of the State Agency of Roads of Ukraine.
On August 12, 2020, Oleksandr Kava was appointed Deputy Minister of Finance of Ukraine.
OLEKSANDR HRUBIIAN - DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE OF UKRAINE FOR DIGITAL DEVELOPMENT, DIGITAL TRANSFORMATIONS AND DIGITALIZATION
DEPUTY MINISTER OF FINANCE OF UKRAINE FOR DIGITAL DEVELOPMENT, DIGITAL TRANSFORMATIONS AND DIGITALIZATION
Oleksandr Hrubiian received two higher educations - at Uzhhorod State University (qualification - mathematician) and Ternopil National Economic University (qualification - finance specialist).
He has more than 20 years of work experience and second rank of a civil servant.
In 1997 he started working in the Department of the State Treasury Service of Ukraine in Khmelnytsky region.
In 2011-2015 Oleksandr Hrubiian held the position of Deputy Director, and later Director of the Department of Information Technology, Corporate Telecommunications and Information Protection of the State Treasury Service of Ukraine.
From 2015 to 2020 he worked as Deputy Head of the State Treasury Service of Ukraine.
On September 8, 2020, Oleksandr Hrubiian was appointed Deputy Minister of Finance of Ukraine for Digital Development, Digital Transformations and Digitalization.
Honored Economist of Ukraine.
DMYTRO SAMONENKO - SECRETARY OF STATE OF THE MINISTRY OF FINANCE
SECRETARY OF STATE OF THE MINISTRY OF FINANCE
Dmytro Samonenko graduated from the National University "Yaroslav the Wise Law Academy of Ukraine" (specialty - "Law").
From 2005 to 2007 he worked as a leading specialist and chief specialist in the Ministry of Family, Youth and Sports of Ukraine.
From 2007 to 2014, he held the positions of Chief Specialist in the Ministry of Family, Youth and Sports of Ukraine and the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy of Ukraine, as well as Deputy Head of the Secretariat of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine. In 2014, he worked as an Advisor to the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine - Minister of Regional Development, Construction and Housing.
From 2015 to 2019, he held the position of Head of the Service of the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine - Minister of Regional Development, Construction and Housing and Communal Services of Ukraine.
On August 3, 2020, he was appointed as State Secretary of the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine.