Владимир Щелкунов

President of ICC Ukraine

Chairman of the Public Council under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Member ICC World Council

Vladimir I. Schelkunov was born on May 16, 1957 in the city of Krivoy Rog Dnipropetrovsk region in a working family. A citizen of Ukraine.

In 1974, after graduating high school in Krivoy Rog with honors, he entered the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering of Krivoy Rog Mining Institute. Already being a student he began a creative research in economics and management. He gained a diploma with honors in Engineering. He was a scholar of «associations of the USSR.»
Field experience combined with social work led to the defence of a thesis on topic «Strategic management systems in the steel industry.»

The wind of «restructuring» changes Vladimir met being for the first time elected as a director of the «Kryvorizhteplomerezha» company, which became a major approbation ground for the new economic business management methodology.

In 1989 — 1991 being a head of the Housing and Utility Authority Vladimir Schelkunov showed the ability to work in rough conditions, to carry out leadership in critical situations, to think outside the box, quickly make right decisions, be steady in his purpose.

From 1994 to 1995 Vladimir Schelkunov was a manager of the Ministry of Industry of Ukraine.

Since 1995 is a Commercial Director of the Ukrainian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (UUIE).
1997 — 2002 — 1st Vice President of UUIE.

Since 2000 Vladimir is a President of the Ukrainian National Committee of the International Chamber of Commerce.

Vladimir I. Schelkunov holds the position of director of the Institute of Economics and Management of the National Aviation University.

Since 1994 he resides in Kyiv.

Doctor of Economics, Professor, Honored Economist of Ukraine, Academician of the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences.
He was awarded with Second and Third Class Order of Merit, with honours of The Verkhovna Rada and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, gold medal «For effective management», honour «Gratitude of the Mayor of Kyiv», «Order of Honor» and other awards (25 awards in total).

Married. He has children and grandchildren. Non-Party. Residing in Ukraine on a permanent basis. He is fond of fishing and hunting.

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