Chief Executive Officer at UFuture Investment Group
Nicholas Tymoshchuk is one of the most inspiring and innovative Ukrainian business leaders with 13-year hands-on work experience in business development, corporate, government and public affairs in Ukraine, CIS, North America and across the EU. During his developing career, he has already obtained extensive expertise at policy and regulatory framework, trade, and economic affairs, investment and financing. Nicholas also specializes in the energy industry, both fossil fuels and renewables, and possesses growing competence in IT, innovation and venture capital.
Starting August 2017, Nicholas assumed a position of Chief Executive Officer at UFuture Investment Group a conglomerate and investment company founded by the Ukrainian entrepreneur and philanthropist Vasyl Khmelnytsky. Leading UFuture, Nicholas is in charge of coordinating the group’s international activity and facilitating its transition into the hi-tech industries of the future.
In 2015 – 2017 Nicholas served as Director of the Representative Office in the EU for the Ukrainian League of Industrialist and Entrepreneurs (ULIE), the biggest association of the Ukrainian business, based in Brussels. Prior to ULIE, Nicholas managed Government Affairs activity for the world's (today) sixth largest energy company Chevron in Ukraine. Before Chevron, he spent five years in Russian-British oil and gas giant TNK-BP (at the time – the tenth biggest oil company in the world) on a position of Director of International Affairs, and before that five years in American-based political and philanthropic NGOs.
Nicholas was one of the founding members of the Fuel and Energy Committee in American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine (2007) and was also an active member of the peer committee at the European Business Association. During his oil and gas career, he served as Energy Industry Representative to the Board of Directors of the US-Ukraine Business Council and was a Member of EITI Multi-Stakeholder Group for Ukraine. In 2014 Nicholas was chosen to be the Leader of the Ukrainian Delegation to Young Generation Task Force on Euro-Atlantic Security, an initiative managed jointly by the European Leadership Network and Nuclear Threat Initiative (US). In 2015 Nicholas became a member of the Organizational Committee of annual Kyiv International Economic Forum.