KIN Event - Powerful Stories from Ukraine Leaders to Inspire Action

Date and time

Tue, March 22, 2022

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT


Online event

Hear Ukrainian CEO leaders share how the global crisis is affecting themselves, their families, businesses and their Ukraine communities.

About this event

Imagine you are in Ukraine, separated from your family and community, unsure if you or they will survive. What help would you want from the world?

The Knowledge Impact Network is pleased to host this live opportunity to hear on-the-ground Ukrainian CEOs share their stories. Learn more about actions being taken and how Ukrainians are uniting to stop the invasion. Be inspired to leverage your knowledge and networks to take positive action.


Olena Malynska is CEO at Women Political Leaders, a global network of women politicians. She formerly served as CEO of Credit Dnepr Bank and Energobank. She has been named as one of the top 100 most influential women in Ukraine. Olena also served as Chapter Chair at YPO Kyiv.

Lena Minitch is Managing Director of Eurotel Communication and has extensive experience in the field of telecommunications and policy development for public sector reforms in the Ukraine. She was the CEO of Freshtel Ukraine, a wireless broadband Internet provider, and was Adviser to the First Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine on the digital economy. Lena is a former Chapter Chair at YPO Kyiv.

Dmytro Shymkiv is the Executive Chairman of Darnitsa Group, one of the largest pharmaceutical manufacturers in Ukraine. He was appointed Secretary of the National Reforms and Investment Councils by the former President Poroshenko. He was formerly General Manager at Microsoft-Ukraine. Dmytro was consistently listed as one of the top 10 Best Ukrainian CEOs. He established the first YPO Ukrainian chapter - YPO Kyiv.

Who should attend:

Leaders interested in getting inspired and leveraging your knowledge and networks to take positive action.

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