Member of the KIEF Organizing Committee
Nicholas Tymoshchuk is one of the most innovative representatives of the Ukrainian private sector with many years of experience in business development, corporate, government and public affairs in Ukraine, CIS, the EU and North America. Dynamically developing his career, Nicholas Tymoshchuk gained significant experience and knowledge in politics and legal regulation, trade and economic relations, international investment, and the financial sector. Nicholas Tymoshchuk is also an expert in the energy sector, both in the hydrocarbon market and in the field of renewable energy sources, and also actively develops competencies in such areas as pharmaceuticals, innovation, information technology and venture capital.
In 2017 – 2022 Nicholas assumed a position of Chief Executive Officer at UFuture, a holding company of Ukrainian businessman Vasyl Khmelnytsky. Leading UFuture, Nicholas is in charge of coordinating the company’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 Industrialists 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 the international 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 the 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 the annual Kyiv International Economic Forum.