On 29 August, the first meeting will convene the new Verkhovna Rada. On the agenda – the dissolution of the Cabinet and the formation of a new government. And while everyone is guessing who will occupy key positions. We have collected the most probable candidates for the main positions in the government.
To date, the main contenders for the post of Prime Minister is the Deputy head of the Office of the President Alexey Goncharuk. It is reported by the Informant Money with reference to LB.ua.
Alexey Goncharuk – lawyer, attorney, master of public administration, PhD in law, head of the independent expert-analytical center “the effective regulation Office” (BRDO). Previously, he was managing partner of the law firm Constructive Lawyers, and was also the Advisor to ex-Minister of ecology and natural resources.
At the end of may 2019 has held the position of Deputy head of the presidential Administration, which was later renamed the President’s Office.
The Ministry of health
Also today, the main candidate for the Ministry of health Maxim Stepanov. He already had a conversation on this subject with Alexei Goncharuk. It is expected that tonight Stepanova also meeting with Vladimir Zelensky.
Stepanov has a medical degree. Previously, he was head of the Odessa regional state administration and was fired by Poroshenko between the first and second round of elections.
Stepanov himself long enough wanted to work in the health care system.
The Ministry of defence
Member of the Supervisory Board of “Ukroboronprom” and the adviser of the President of Ukraine Andriy Zagorodnyuk has become the main contender for the post of defense Minister.
Zagorodnyuk is the head of the company “discovery Drilling equipment”, in early July, became Advisor to the President Zelensky, and later a member of the Supervisory Board of the concern “Ukroboronprom”. In 2015-2017 Zagorodnyuk was the head of the Project office of reforms under the Ministry of defence.
Also on a post of the Minister considered the General-the major of a stock Alexander Polishchuk.
The Ministry of economy
Honorary President of the Kyiv school of Economics Tymofiy mylovanov is the main contender for the post of Minister of economic development and trade of Ukraine.
Milovanov in 2016 member of the Board of the National Bank of Ukraine. He was one of the co-founders of the information project VoxUkraine, associate Professor of Economics at the University of Pittsburgh (USA). Specializiruetsya on game theory, contract theory and institutional design.
In 2014, the Ukrainian Forbes included Milovanova second number in a rating of 15 leading economists of Ukraine, who have achieved success over the past five years.
The Ministry of infrastructure
For the position of head of the Ministry of infrastructure can claim six candidates, writes in an editorial edition “Delia”. The most likely candidate, the publication said Vladislav Crickle – No. 12 in the list of the party “servant of the people”. To participate in the elections for several years he was engaged in the reform of the service centers of the Ministry of interior, in which was responsible for the development of electronic services.
Second in the list of candidates, journalists allocate Yuri Lavrenyuk – current Deputy Minister Volodymyr Omelyan. According to the newspaper, about his chances is the fact that all meetings in the Office of the President of Ukraine the Ministry of infrastructure now it is Lavrenyuk.
Vladimir Shulmeyster, who previously held the post of first Deputy Minister of infrastructure Andriy Pivovarsky, the publication considers a less likely candidate, since, according to sources in the Office of the President of Ukraine, the relationship Shulmeyster with the President’s team somewhat cooled.
Another in the list of possible candidates for the position of Minister called Sergey Pinkas , the General Director of a transport company ORUM, the former Deputy head of “Ukroboronprom”. The publication notes the increased public activity of Pinkas on the eve of the first meeting of the Parliament.
Also among the possible candidates are Evgeny Kravtsov – head of “Ukrzaliznytsya” and Igor Smilyanskogo – Director of “Ukrposhta”. Among the achievements of the latest edition is called improving the efficiency of the postal operator and working to improve the service.
The Ministry of veterans Affairs
The Union of veterans of Ukraine proposes to appoint the head of the relevant Ministry Oksana Kolyada. This was reported on the site of the Association of veterans of Ukraine in Facebook.
“Thanks to the fruitful work of the Union of veterans of Ukraine on conservation of the Ministry of veterans Affairs, the position of the leaders of the state had changed for him. That’s good. We emphasize once more – Minuet is not an instant solution to all problems, is a lobbyist at governmental level and the subject of legislative initiative. The tool that they need to learn how to use”, – stated in the message.
August 27 ex-MP Sergei Leshchenko posted on his Telegram channel in the list of possible deputies. The Ministry of fuel and energy is likely to be headed by the head of the state company Ukrenergo Vsevolod Kovalchuk.
LB.ua referring to its sources writes that on a post of the Minister of energy and coal industry claims to be the owner of the network of gas stations KLO Vyacheslav Steshenko. Steshenko 49 years, since 1995 is engaged in trade in oil products through its own retail network, which he founded together with a friend, Igor Chernyavsky. Today the network of filling stations KLO has 62 filling stations with its own restaurants, shops, cafes, car washes Kiev, Kyiv, Zhytomyr and Chernihiv regions.
But the post of the head of the Ministry of housing there are a few contenders – the Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of the VIII convocation Alyona Babak (“Samopomich”) and working in Lviv, the former Deputy of city Council Vadim Nostril.
According to the Ministry of internal Affairs there are three scenarios. The first scenario – Arsen Avakov remains interior Minister. The second previously voiced in the media – Avakov becomes Deputy Prime Minister for the power block. And the third scenario – a former security officer became the Secretary of the NSDC. Now this post is former Finance Minister Alexander danyluk.
The Ministry of Finance
The Minister of Finance will remain Oksana Markarova. As reported UAportal, former Deputy Alexander Danilyuk, who headed the Ministry after his retirement in the summer of 2018, were able to find common ground with President Vladimir Zelensky and head of its Office Andrei Bogdan.
The Cabinet may without leave of the Vice-premiers
The new government may not be Deputy Prime Ministers. This is stated in the Telegram the editor-in-chief LB.ua Sonya Koshkina.
“This is one of the main controversial issues today. In General, Secomandi this Institute is set up to cut. It is unclear even whether it is just the first Deputy, not to mention “simple”,” – said the journalist.
Definitely will not be Deputy Prime Minister for decentralization. “The office of Gennady Zubko goes under the knife,” said the journalist.
We will remind that the Cabinet of Ministers Volodymyr Groysman six Deputy Prime Ministers: Stepan Kubiv, Ivanna klympush-Tsintsadze, Mr Question, Vyacheslav Kirilenko, Paul Rozenko, Gennady Zubko.