Zelensky decided on the new head of the NBU

Зеленский определился с новым главой НБУ

The Verkhovna Rada registered a draft resolution No. 3857 from 15.07.2020 at the initiative of President Vladimir Zelensky on the appointment of Kirill Shevchenko, head of the national Bank.

“In accordance with paragraph 18 of article 85 of the Constitution of Ukraine the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine decides:

Assign Shevchenko Kirill Evgenievich for the position of Chairman of the National Bank of Ukraine”, – is spoken in the draft resolution.

The name of the acting head of Ukrgasbank was the first one called likely successor Smoliy. He is an example of how a particular candidate is trying to “shoot down”: the people’s Deputy Alexander Dubinsky turned against Shevchenko whole campaign through its media platform, according to the publication liga.net.

National anti-corruption Bureau conducts an investigation, where a defendant is allegedly a relative of Shevchenko. “It’s the potential to put pressure on him, if he becomes the head of the NBU,” – said the source publication.

Kirill Shevchenko works as the Chairman of Board “Ukrgasbank” in 2015.

From October 1995 to December 2006, the Bank “Finance and Credit” has passed a way from the chief of the regulations to the first Deputy Chairman of the Board.

From December 2006 to may 2009, he headed the State mortgage institution, and from may 2009 to September 2009 worked as an adviser to the Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko.

From 2009 to April 2010 – first Deputy Chairman of the management Board of “Ukrgasbank”.

In 2012-2014 I worked as the adviser of the Chairman of the Board oschadbanka.

From October 2014 – may 2015 – acting Chairman of the Board of “Ukrgasbank”.


Another candidate from the Board of the NBU Elena Shcherbakova. Prior to joining the team Gontareva Shcherbakova worked for a long time ranked in the national Bank, has served on the Board of the regulator.

Zelensky said the managing Director of the IMF Kristalina Georgieva that up to 17 July, will propose to the Parliament the candidacy of the new head of the NBU.

Зеленский определился с новым главой НБУ

The Verkhovna Rada
Vladimir Zelensky
Elena Zelensky