Videos of the Sessions of the Business Forum, Day 2

October 10, 2018


The Improved Investment Climate in Ukraine and New Opportunities for Growth

Introductory speeches by:

  • Francis Malige, Managing Directer, Eastern Europe and the Caucasus, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  • David Thomas, Executive Chairman of the Council of British Chambers of Europe (COBCOE)

Panel discussion with the participation of:

  • Yulia Kovaliv, Head of the Office of the National Investment Council of Ukraine
  • Francis Malige, Managing Directer, Eastern Europe and the Caucasus, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  • Adomas Audickas, Adviser to the Prime Minister of Ukraine
  • Bozidar Djelic, Managing Director, Lazard Freres


Boosting Economic Recovery Through Effective Reforms

Discussion participants:

  • Francis Malige, Managing Directer, Eastern Europe and the Caucasus, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  • Jason Pellmar, Head of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) Regional Office in Ukraine, Belarus, and Moldova
  • Satu Kahkonen, Country Director for Belarus, Moldova, and Ukraine, World Bank
  • Tymofiy Mylovanov, Deputy Chairman of the Council of the National Bank of Ukraine; Honorary President of the Kyiv School of Economics
  • Masaru Tanaka, Adviser to the Minister of Finance of Ukraine; Expert at the Central Bank of Japan


Financial Support for Ukrainian Investment and Business Operations

Discussion moderated by:

  • Jeremy Denton-Clark, Banking Strategy, Marketing, and Corporate Governance Consultant for the EBRD

with the participation of:

  • Tymofiy Mylovanov, Deputy Chairman of the Council of the National Bank of Ukraine; Honorary President of the Kyiv School of Economics
  • Artem Shevalev, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Ukrgazbank
  • Alexander McWhorter, Chairman of the Management Board, Citibank Ukraine
  • Oleksandr Buglak, Head of Financial Institutions Division, Oschadbank


Private Equity for FDI and the Availability of Insurance Support for Political and Other Investment Risks

Discussion moderated by:

  • Adomas Audickas, Adviser to the Prime Minister of Ukraine

with the participation of:

  • Makar Paseniuk, Managing Director and Head of Investment Banking at Investment Capital Ukraine (ICU)
  • Vladislav Sochinsky, Member of the Board of Directors, Country Treasurer for Ukraine, Citibank
  • Dan Pasko, Co-Managing Partner, Diligent Capital Partners
  • Svyatoslav Samko, Consultant and Adviser, Abris Capital Partners
  • Vladyslava Rutytska, Vice President, SigmaBleyzer Investment Group


UK and Western Success Stories and Investment Opportunities from the Upcoming Privatisations

Moderator:

  • Danylo Bilak, Director, Investment Promotion Office UkraineInvest

Panellists:

  • Vitaliy Trubarov, Acting Head, State Property Fund of Ukraine
  • Philippe Vogeleer, Director of Advisory, Vodafone Group
  • Adomas Audickas, Adviser to the Prime Minister of Ukraine
  • Bozidar Djelic, Managing Director, Lazard Freres


Investment Opportunities in Ukrainian Infrastructure Development

Keynote speaker:

  • Volodymyr Omelyan, Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine

Discussion moderated by:

  • Nadiia Kaznachejeva, Business Development Director at UMG Investments, Adviser to Minister of Infrastructure

Panellists:

  • Marina Petrov, EBRD Deputy Head of Ukraine, Head of Energy and Infrastructure
  • Clemence Cheng, Managing Director Europe, Hutchinson Ports
  • Konstantin Skorik, Managing Director, Freightliner Europe
  • Witold Smidowski, Director for International Business Development, Greenbrier Europe
  • Oleksandr Bokiy, Commercial Director, GE Ukraine


Oil and Gas—Prospects for Future Development: What Is Needed to Achieve Success

Keynote speaker:

  • Andriy Kobolev, CEO, Naftogaz

Moderator:

  • Andrew Zagorodnyuk, Founder and CEO, Discovery Drilling Equipment

Panellists:

  • Olga Bielkova, Deputy Head of the Committee on Fuel and Energy Complex, Nuclear Policy and Nuclear Safety, Verkhovna Rada (Parliament) of Ukraine
  • Alastair McBain, President, Arawak Energy
  • Roman Opimakh, Executive Director, Association of Gas Producers Companies of Ukraine
  • Victor Gladun, General Director, JV Poltava Petroleum Company


Rapid Development in Ukraine's Renewable Energy Sector

Keynote Speaker

  • Marina Petrov, EBRD Deputy Head of Ukraine, Head of Energy and Infrastructure

Moderator:

  • Diana Korsakaite, Chief of Party of the USAID Municipal Energy Reform Project in Ukraine

Speakers:

  • Willem Coppoolse, CEO, ENGIE Ukraine
  • Rodion Morozov, Head of Ecological Projects Department, Ukrgazbank
  • Anna Vlasyuk, Legal expert, National Investment Council of Ukraine


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COMMON CHALLENGES; COMMON SOLUTIONS.