Initiator of the Forum, founder of UFuture holding company
Vasyl Khmelnytsky is a Ukrainian entrepreneur, founder of UFuture holding company and UNIT.City innovation park, initiator of the Kyiv International Economic Forum.
Vasyl Khmelnytsky was recognized as one of the «Top-50 Ukrainian entrepreneurs of the year» by Forbes Ukraine. He invests in projects that help Ukraine to compete on a global scale, such as innovation, pharmacy, infrastructure, development, industry and IT. UFuture’s assets are estimated at $550 million, and the total capitalization of the businesses is more than $1 billion.
UFuture is a majority shareholder of UDP development company (specializes in large infrastructure projects), Kyiv Sikorsky International Airport (the second international airport by passenger traffic), and ITernal – a group of IT companies and ecosystem of tech solutions.
UFuture is a strategic investor in Biopharma company (pharmacy) and UDP Renewables (renewable energy), innovation parks UNIT.City in Kyiv and Kharkiv, LvivTech.City in Lviv, as well as Industrial Park Bila Tserkva.
Vasyl Khmelnytsky regularly supports social projects in the fields of education and economics such as KFund, Kyiv International Economic Forum, SME Development Forum, Forum of Innovative Productions, INDAX accelerator, UNIT School of Business, ucode IT academy, School of Small and Medium Entrepreneurship, Lean Institute Ukraine, and others.